Evolution Matters lecture by Zhe-Xi Luo

Date: 

Wednesday, February 27, 2013, 6:00pm to 7:00pm

Location: 

Geological Lecture Hall, 24 Oxford Street, Cambridge

JURASSIC MOTHERS FROM CHINA Origins and Evolution of Mammals Evolution Matters lecture by Zhe-Xi Luo, Professor, Department of Organismal Biology and Anatomy, University of Chicago Paleontologist Zhe-Xi Luo will discuss the originations of modern mammalian biological adaptations in the deep times of the Mesozoic—dominated by dinosaurs—and how Jurassic fossils discovered in China shed light on the earliest evolution of placental mammals. Free and open to the public. Geological Lecture Hall, 24 Oxford Street. Free event parking in the 52 Oxford Street Garage, beginning at 5:00 pm Read more about other HMNH lectures, events, and classes: http://www.hmnh.harvard.edu/lectures_classes_events.html