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HU professor, colleagues spotlight earth science discovery in article

Harrisburg University congratulates Earth System Science Professor Dr. Michael Meyer and two colleagues who recently published a scholarly journal article spotlighting an earth science discovery they made in Florida. In the article, published in the earth sciences  journal: Meteoritics & Planetary Science, Meyer, Peter Harries, and Roger Portell highlight the first discovery of a foreign […]

By Eric Veronikis | Uncategorized

‘It’s (far from) alive!’ research breathes new life into fossil studies

The study of fossils is hard – literally. ‘Hard-bodied’ tissue samples, such as shells and bones, are the most common fossils scientists work with simply because that is what is more readily available to them. But exceptionally preserved fossil materials, or ‘soft-bodied’ fossils like eyes, digestive tracts, and skin provide the only real opportunity to […]

By Eric Veronikis | Uncategorized
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