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Joggins Fossil Cliffs and Camping Trip

by | July 9, 2014

An invitation from Join the Centre for Inquiry Halifax as we take a two-hour guided tour of the Joggins Fossil Cliffs, a UNESCO World Heritage Site, followed by an overnight group camp at the Five Islands Provincial Park campground. The Joggins cliffs contain a rich fossil bed, where the tide from the Bay of Fundy… Read more »

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Prehistoric Creature: Tiktaalik

by | February 6, 2014

Meet Tiktaalik roseae: an extraordinary fossil fish Tiktaalik roseae, better known as the “fishapod,” is a 375 million year old fossil fish which was discovered in the Canadian Arctic in 2004. Its discovery sheds light on a pivotal point in the history of life on Earth: when the very first fish ventured out onto land.… Read more »

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