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UCMP newsletter for May 2013

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In the Fishbowl with mass extinction victims
Click on this image to see an enlargement. Dori Contreras, Diane Erwin, and Erica Clites with the fossils of "victims" of mass extinctions on Cal Day, April 20.
One ammonite at a time: Rehousing and digitizing the USGS Menlo Park collection
A progress report on the USGS Project

An extinction-themed Cal Day
A look at UCMP's April 20 Cal Day events

Our friend and collaborator, Garniss Curtis, passed away on December 19 at the age of 93
Curtis was a pioneer in the radiometric dating of rocks

Global change in deep time: How the past informs the future
Pictures from a pre-Cal Day reception

UCMP presents a paleontology course for OLLI
An Osher Lifelong Learning Institute course

Letter from the Director
A few words from Charles Marshall

Tidbits & Calendar
Notes concerning the people of UCMP.

Friends of UCMP
UCMP benefactors

Past issues
Online newsletters from September 1999 to present

Photo by Dave Smith