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  The evolution of functional disparity in the avian skull
  Dr J Bright
Application Deadline: 6 January 2020

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Birds represent one of the most spectacular adaptive radiations in earth’s history, with over 10,000 extant species spanning a range of ecologies and environments.
  QUADRAT DTP: Exploring the potential of multi-tissue sulphur and strontium isotope analysis and isoscape modelling to reconstruct past faunal movements
  Dr K Britton, Dr N Ogle
Application Deadline: 22 January 2020

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The reconstruction of the lifetime movements of archaeological animals can provide us with unique perspectives on past human societies and – when involving wild species – can also provide valuable insights into ancient ecosystems.
  New North Atlantic Palaeo-Temperature Reconstruction from Terrestrial Sedimentary Archives: Implications for the Influence of the Icelandic Plume on Oceanic Circulation and Climate
  Dr S Jones, Dr J Bendle
Application Deadline: 10 January 2020

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The Icelandic Plume is the most vigorous mantle convection cell currently within Earth’s mantle. The Greenland-Scotland Ridge (GSR) is the hotspot track of the Icelandic Plume and forms one of the most important gateways in the global circulation system.
  The origin of biomineralisation: oxygenation, nutrient cycling, and seawater chemistry
  Dr R Wood, Dr L Pichevin
Application Deadline: 9 January 2020

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Summary. What were the triggers that allowed animals to form skeletons in the Cambrian Explosion?. Project background. Animals with skeletons or shells dominate our seas today, and play a key role in the long term carbon cycle.
  The Nonesuch lagerstätten: an insight into the origins of terrestrial biodiversity and the second carbon-cycle
  Dr C H Wellman, Prof P Strother, Dr P Kenrick
Application Deadline: 8 January 2020

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This project will investigate a newly discovered lagerstätten that provides an unparalleled insight into life on land one billion years ago.
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