Harvard Fellow searches for extraterrestrial life

Harvard astronomer Laura Kreidberg studies the atmospheres of extrasolar planets to search for signs of life.

Juan Siliezar • harvard
July 16, 2019 ~6 min

Tags:  science-technology  harvard-smithsonian-center-for-astrophysics  harvard-society-of-fellows  exomoon  extrasolar-planets  laura-kreidberg

Tiny teeth tell the story of two fish species’ rapid evolution

Based on close examination of thousands of fossilized fish teeth, a Harvard researcher found that, while the asteroid impact that killed off the dinosaurs did lead to the extinction of some fish species, it also set the stage for two periods of rapid evolution among marine life.

Peter Reuell • harvard
Nov. 16, 2018 ~7 min

Tags:  science-technology  faculty-of-arts-and-sciences  fas  harvard  peter-reuell  reuell  teeth  asteroid  asteroid-impact  dinosaurs  elizabeth-sibert  extinction  fish  fish-teeth  fossilized-teeth  harvard-society-of-fellows  paleontology  sibert

Tiny teeth tell the story of two fish species’ rapid evolution

Based on close examination of thousands of fossilized fish teeth, a Harvard researcher found that, while the asteroid impact that killed off the dinosaurs did lead to the extinction of some fish species, it also set the stage for two periods of rapid evolution among marine life.

Peter Reuell • harvard
Nov. 16, 2018 ~7 min

Tags:  science-technology  faculty-of-arts-and-sciences  fas  harvard  peter-reuell  reuell  teeth  asteroid  asteroid-impact  dinosaurs  elizabeth-sibert  extinction  fish  fish-teeth  fossilized-teeth  harvard-society-of-fellows  paleontology  sibert

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