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1. The rise of mammals

An asteroid strike put an end to the dinosaurs 66 million years ago, making way for mammals to thrive - that much we know. But how exactly did our ancestors go about their march to dominance? Stephen Brusatte and Sarah Shelley introduce an unassuming fossil that holds some of the answers.

Tags: Animals, Evolution, Palaeontology
2. Best foot forward

Robin Crompton from the University of Liverpool explains how techniques developed to study ancient footprints will have direct applications for modern life.

Tags: Evolution, Palaeontology, Technology

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