A 514m year old jellyfish – with tentacles still attached.Fu et al

Fossil Finds Reveal More About the ‘Cambrian explosion’ – When Oceans First Developed Complex Life

Geo Contributor

Recent fossil finds in China reveal Cambrian seas were more diverse than thought.

Review | The Ape that Understood the Universe

G.T. Dempsey

The Ape that Understood the Universe:  How the Mind and Culture Evolve is an engaging, intriguing, and ultimately most satisfying look into what the human mind can do and how it got that way.

How GIS Helps with Researching Human Evolution

Mark Altaweel

GIS has now provided new avenues of research that has helped physical anthropologists better understand how different hominid species evolve to different environments.

Plant species richness for the Australian continent. From: Evolutionary speed limited by water in arid Australia, Goldie et al., 2010.

Using GIS to Understand Species Evolution

Mark Altaweel

Studies have used spatial modeling and GIS approaches to understanding species evolution.

Components of Geointelligence entering a funnel with an arrow showing the direction.

Geointelligence – Empowering Geospatial with Intelligence

Sangeeta Deogawanka

Geointelligence is the use of GIS and other geospatial technologies to help with defense and military operations.