Geological Timeline of Posts

The interactive timescale above displays time-relative posts from The Palaeo Pad with respect to the geological periodsi that they concern.
Use your mouse to drag backwards and forwards through time, and click on posts to read an excert or jump to the article in question.
  1. The abbreviation Ma, short for Megaannum, is a unit of time equal to one million years. Traditionally, Ma is used in geological disciplines, such as palaeontology, to denote ‘Million years ago’. []