Smithsonian National Museum of Natural History

Webinar: Living and Fossil Ostracodes

Archived Webinar

The Zoom webinar with Paleontologist Gene Hunt aired May 29, 2020, as part of the Fossil Friday series. Watch a recording in the player above.


Gene Hunt is a paleontologist who studies fossil remains of tiny animals called ostracodes. Join him to learn about these strange critters, how they can help us to understand extinction, and how Earth’s creatures change over millions of years. 

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