Bathing Beaches: Beaches, both natural and man-made, used for bathing and other activities.Paleontology: The study of early forms of life through fossil remains.Fossil Fuels: Any combustible hydrocarbon deposit formed from the remains of prehistoric organisms. Examples are petroleum, coal, and natural gas.Amber: A yellowish fossil resin, the gum of several species of coniferous trees, found in the alluvial deposits of northeastern Germany. It is used in molecular biology in the analysis of organic matter fossilized in amber.Biological Evolution: The process of cumulative change over successive generations through which organisms acquire their distinguishing morphological and physiological characteristics.Hominidae: Family of the suborder HAPLORHINI (Anthropoidea) comprising bipedal primate MAMMALS. It includes modern man (HOMO SAPIENS) and the great apes: gorillas (GORILLA GORILLA), chimpanzees (PAN PANISCUS and PAN TROGLODYTES), and orangutans (PONGO PYGMAEUS).Phylogeny: The relationships of groups of organisms as reflected by their genetic makeup.Dinosaurs: General name for two extinct orders of reptiles from the Mesozoic era: Saurischia and Ornithischia.Paleodontology: The study of the teeth of early forms of life through fossil remains.Extinction, Biological: The ceasing of existence of a species or taxonomic groups of organisms.Seawater: The salinated water of OCEANS AND SEAS that provides habitat for marine organisms.Geologic Sediments: A mass of organic or inorganic solid fragmented material, or the solid fragment itself, that comes from the weathering of rock and is carried by, suspended in, or dropped by air, water, or ice. It refers also to a mass that is accumulated by any other natural agent and that forms in layers on the earth's surface, such as sand, gravel, silt, mud, fill, or loess. (McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Scientific and Technical Terms, 4th ed, p1689)FloridaGreat Lakes Region: The geographic area of the Great Lakes in general and when the specific state or states are not indicated. It usually includes Illinois, Indiana, Michigan, Minnesota, New York, Ohio, Pennsylvania, and Wisconsin.Geology: The science of the earth and other celestial bodies and their history as recorded in the rocks. It includes the study of geologic processes of an area such as rock formations, weathering and erosion, and sedimentation. (From McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Scientific and Technical Terms, 6th ed)Water Pollution: Contamination of bodies of water (such as LAKES; RIVERS; SEAS; and GROUNDWATER.)Silicon Dioxide: Transparent, tasteless crystals found in nature as agate, amethyst, chalcedony, cristobalite, flint, sand, QUARTZ, and tridymite. The compound is insoluble in water or acids except hydrofluoric acid.Geological Phenomena: The inanimate matter of Earth, the structures and properties of this matter, and the processes that affect it.Ecosystem: A functional system which includes the organisms of a natural community together with their environment. (McGraw Hill Dictionary of Scientific and Technical Terms, 4th ed)History, Ancient: The period of history before 500 of the common era.Water Quality: A rating of a body of water based on measurable physical, chemical, and biological characteristics.Dentition: The teeth collectively in the dental arch. Dentition ordinarily refers to the natural teeth in position in their alveoli. Dentition referring to the deciduous teeth is DENTITION, PRIMARY; to the permanent teeth, DENTITION, PERMANENT. (From Jablonski, Dictionary of Dentistry, 1992)Water Movements: The flow of water in enviromental bodies of water such as rivers, oceans, water supplies, aquariums, etc. It includes currents, tides, and waves.Enterococcus: A genus of gram-positive, coccoid bacteria consisting of organisms causing variable hemolysis that are normal flora of the intestinal tract. Previously thought to be a member of the genus STREPTOCOCCUS, it is now recognized as a separate genus.Recreation: Activity engaged in for pleasure.Geography: The science dealing with the earth and its life, especially the description of land, sea, and air and the distribution of plant and animal life, including humanity and human industries with reference to the mutual relations of these elements. (From Webster, 3d ed)Invertebrates: Animals that have no spinal column.Skull: The SKELETON of the HEAD including the FACIAL BONES and the bones enclosing the BRAIN.Tooth: One of a set of bone-like structures in the mouth used for biting and chewing.TurtlesFresh Water: Water containing no significant amounts of salts, such as water from RIVERS and LAKES.Oceans and Seas: A great expanse of continuous bodies of salt water which together cover more than 70 percent of the earth's surface. Seas may be partially or entirely enclosed by land, and are smaller than the five oceans (Atlantic, Pacific, Indian, Arctic, and Antarctic).Biodiversity: The variety of all native living organisms and their various forms and interrelationships.Water Microbiology: The presence of bacteria, viruses, and fungi in water. This term is not restricted to pathogenic organisms.Reptiles: Cold-blooded, air-breathing VERTEBRATES belonging to the class Reptilia, usually covered with external scales or bony plates.Coniferophyta: A plant division of GYMNOSPERMS consisting of cone-bearing trees and shrubs.Gulf of Mexico: A body of water located at the southeastern corner of North America. It is bordered by the states to the north of Florida, Alabama, Mississippi, Louisiana, Texas; by five Mexican states to the west: Tamaulipas, Veracruz, Tabasco, Campeche, Yucatan; and by Cuba to the southeast.Estuaries: A partially enclosed body of water, and its surrounding coastal habitats, where saltwater from the ocean mixes with fresh water from rivers or streams. The resulting mixture of seawater and fresh water is called brackish water and its salinity can range from 0.5 to 35 ppt. (accessed http://oceanservice.noaa.gov/education/kits/estuaries/estuaries01_whatis.html)Fuel Oils: Complex petroleum hydrocarbons consisting mainly of residues from crude oil distillation. These liquid products include heating oils, stove oils, and furnace oils and are burned to generate energy.Suntan: An induced skin pigment (MELANIN) darkening after exposure to SUNLIGHT or ULTRAVIOLET RAYS. The degree of tanning depends on the intensity and duration of UV exposure, and genetic factors.Anthropology: The science devoted to the comparative study of man.Petroleum Pollution: Release of oil into the environment usually due to human activity.Birds: Warm-blooded VERTEBRATES possessing FEATHERS and belonging to the class Aves.Soil Microbiology: The presence of bacteria, viruses, and fungi in the soil. This term is not restricted to pathogenic organisms.Skeleton: The rigid framework of connected bones that gives form to the body, protects and supports its soft organs and tissues, and provides attachments for MUSCLES.Aquatic Organisms: Organisms that live in water.Genetic Speciation: The splitting of an ancestral species into daughter species that coexist in time (King, Dictionary of Genetics, 6th ed). Causal factors may include geographic isolation, HABITAT geometry, migration, REPRODUCTIVE ISOLATION, random GENETIC DRIFT and MUTATION.Cetacea: An order of wholly aquatic MAMMALS occurring in all the OCEANS and adjoining seas of the world, as well as in certain river systems. They feed generally on FISHES, cephalopods, and crustaceans. Most are gregarious and most have a relatively long period of parental care and maturation. Included are DOLPHINS; PORPOISES; and WHALES. (From Walker's Mammals of the World, 5th ed, pp969-70)Laurus: A plant genus in the LAURACEAE family. Laurus nobilis L. leaves are known for use in SPICES, having a similar flavor as UMBELLULARIA.Swimming: An activity in which the body is propelled through water by specific movement of the arms and/or the legs. Swimming as propulsion through water by the movement of limbs, tail, or fins of animals is often studied as a form of PHYSICAL EXERTION or endurance.Sequence Analysis, DNA: A multistage process that includes cloning, physical mapping, subcloning, determination of the DNA SEQUENCE, and information analysis.
  • Beach Fossils are an American indie rock band from Brooklyn, New York, formed in 2009. (wikipedia.org)
  • Beach Fossils were in the Halloween spirit at NYC's Brooklyn Steel for their "sacrificial ritual spectacular" on Saturday night (10/28) which was also the final date of their tour . (brooklynvegan.com)
  • Diffuse Brooklyn guitar-twinklers Beach Fossils released their pretty great self-titled debut in 2010, and they've since spun off side projects like DIIV and Heavenly Beat. (stereogum.com)
  • On paper, Brooklyn indie rockers Beach Fossils sound pretty tame and, frankly, played-out. (phoenixnewtimes.com)
  • Unfortunately, many won't be able to get past the band's name and their locale, but Payseur's Beach Fossils wholeheartedly prove just why Brooklyn is the epicenter for so many up-and-coming, talented musicians. (phoenixnewtimes.com)
  • If you've followed indie's trade winds over the past year and a half, you can probably predict what a Brooklyn band called Beach Fossils sounds like to a staggeringly accurate degree. (phoenixnewtimes.com)
  • Payseur's sure handling of the guitar and talent for melody are what set Beach Fossils apart from the great (chill)wave of beachy, fossily, lo-fi-ish bands that's been cresting out of Brooklyn and Southern California for the past year. (imposemagazine.com)
  • What A Pleasure by Brooklyn indie rock band, Beach Fossils , is their second release and follow-up to their impressive 2010 self-titled debut album. (normanrecords.com)
  • Kritikerroste Beach Fossils fra Brooklyn startet opp i 2009 som Dustin Payseurs soloprosjekt, men har ekspandert til et fullbloods band. (blaaoslo.no)
  • This Sunday we're bringing the buzzy lo-fi garage poppers Beach Fossils to the stage for free and $4 pints of Brooklyn. (brooklynbrewery.com)
  • Upon relocating to Brooklyn, John Pena, Sennott Burke and Cole Smith joined the ride to form who we know as Beach Fossils . (wordpress.com)
  • Enter to win a pair of tickets to see PopGun presents: Wavves & Beach Fossils at Elsewhere on 10/31/18! (wmscradio.com)
  • We're workshopping that one," remarks Dustin Payseur of Beach Fossils, after playing a 30-second cover of "Wonderwall" they introduced as "a new song. (whrb.org)
  • Beach Fossils, a band whose reverb-slicked indie pop compares favorably to acts like Surfer Blood, Best Coast and the Drums, formed in 2009 as a vehicle for the solo recordings of Dustin Payseur. (brooklynbrewery.com)
  • Bassist John Pena and guitarist Christopher Burke were brought into Beach Fossils' lineup later that year, after Payseur had single-handedly put together the recordings that would comprise the group's first album. (brooklynbrewery.com)
  • Led by the melancholic growl of Dustin Payseur, Beach Fossils embody a liveliness and urgency that's shared by a majority of their generation. (baeblemusic.com)
  • Beach Fossils began in 2009 as the solo project of Dustin Payseur. (ticketfly.com)
  • It may surprise you to learn that more dinosaurs fossils have been found across our green and pleasant land than in 190-odd other countries, as the UK enjoys seventh place in the Jurassic remnants league. (telegraph.co.uk)
  • Geologists say the new finds are important as evidence from the Middle Jurassic period is rare, and few such fossil sites have been found around the world. (telegraph.co.uk)
  • Founded at the turn of the twentieth century, and drawing thousands of annual visitors for the John Day fossil beds, John Day is an interesting stop during central Oregon tours , offering plenty of rewards for taking time to discover ancient bedrock filled Permian and Triassic period fossils, as well as plenty of fascinating additions from tectonic activity during both the Triassic and Jurassic eras. (destination360.com)
  • I could, if I made the effort, even unearth a plesiosaur or an ichthyosaur vertebra, although that would be annoying for the full-time geologists who religiously prowl and prod along these Jurassic beaches. (telegraph.co.uk)
  • A lucky discovery of a mouse-sized Jurassic fossil, found on a rock during an otherwise-uneventful trip to Scotland by a group of researchers, has resulted in the "undiscovery" of two species. (culture24.org.uk)
  • Children can enjoy the activities in the Discovery Room with Fossil Plaster casting, fossil identification, a Jurassic Diorama workshop and can discover all about microfossils by peering down a microscope! (rockwatch.org.uk)
  • Beach Fossils and Wild Nothing are launching a tour together in 2020. (seatgeek.com)
  • I speak on behalf of the local community who would like to know what incidents, if any, have occurred and been reported to the police and Rother DC in connection with the beach and 'fossil hunters'(beachcombers). (whatdotheyknow.com)
  • Yorkshire's Fossil Coast is also a good bet for fossil hunters, with dinosaur footprints visible on beaches at Whitby and Robin Hood's Bay, while the Isle of Wight, as seen in the map above, boasts more than its fair share of archaeological prizes. (telegraph.co.uk)
  • Louis is something of a serious fossil hunter and he is madly pleased to be here today because we are meeting Tracy Chevalier, the author of the best-selling book, Remarkable Creatures (just out in paperback), which gives a probably largely accurate, but fictionalised, account of the life of one of the most famous fossil hunters ever, Lyme's very own Mary Anning - born 1799, died 1847. (telegraph.co.uk)
  • As Tracy is to remark later, sitting on "our" boulder: "You need to get your eye in, some people just can't do that and they don't make fossil hunters. (telegraph.co.uk)
  • Fossil hunters have always been a combination of professionals and amateurs, dating back to the 19th century when 12-year-old Mary Anning and her brother Joseph discovered an ichthyosaur skeleton near their home in Dorset, England. (mentalfloss.com)
  • IN a new analysis of giant fossil footprints in a Texas riverbed, paleontologists have concluded that there is no evidence of human prints mingled with those of dinosaurs. (nytimes.com)
  • An accumulation of fossil and geologic evidence has led scientists to conclude that the earth is 4.5 billion years old and that dinosaurs inhabited the world for some 160 million years, becoming extinct 65 million years ago. (nytimes.com)
  • Find the best dinosaur museums and collections in the UK with this Culture24 guide to the top ten places for dinosaurs and fossils. (culture24.org.uk)
  • Each year during the Christmas holidays Dinosaur Isle leads a guided walk to look for fossils from the time of the dinosaurs. (iwight.com)
  • I'm not saying that dinosaurs were not dimorphic, but I am saying that there's no existing fossil evidence to suggest that they were," Jordan Mallon said in a statement from the Canadian Museum of Nature . (ibtimes.com)
  • The Manchester researchers who concluded that those collagen proteins were from modern ostriches rather than ancient dinosaurs called on other scientists to use more "robust authentication criteria" when searching for biological clues in fossils. (ibtimes.com)
  • With insurgents increasingly attacking the American fuel supply convoys that lumber across the Khyber Pass into Afghanistan , the military is pushing aggressively to develop, test and deploy renewable energy to decrease its need to transport fossil fuels. (nytimes.com)
  • He and other experts also said that greater reliance on renewable energy improved national security, because fossil fuels often came from unstable regions and scarce supplies were a potential source of international conflict. (nytimes.com)
  • CAI also points out that the utility companies have participated in lobbying organizations that promote the use of fossil fuels. (motherjones.com)
  • From Worst to First: Can Hawaii Eliminate Fossil Fuels? (governing.com)
  • But the truth is that Hawaii has already made notable strides in reducing its dependence on fossil fuels. (governing.com)
  • We have to leave most of the fossil fuels in the ground and of course that has obvious implications for investment decisions this decade. (abc.net.au)
  • Professor Lesley Hughes, who co-authored the report, says there will be catastrophic consequences for the environment if the world does not move away from fossil fuels. (abc.net.au)
  • The more fossil fuels we produce, the worse our lives today and the planet we leave for future generations will become. (nationofchange.org)
  • Global deforestation, the second most significant climate change driver after fossil fuels, remains another area where lending practices are going in the wrong direction, Conant says. (nationofchange.org)
  • The search for fossil beaches worldwide is particularly important when scientists try to determine the position of former shorelines, which could help to understand how much sea levels could rise in a warmer world, specially in the context of global climate change. (wikipedia.org)
  • There are many tons of rocks to search through and, although you may not see much at first, with practice, you will learn to recognise the type of blocks that are likely to contain the fossils. (ukfossils.co.uk)
  • Download it to follow in the footsteps of giants, or head to Compton Bay or Yaverland beaches to search for fossils. (telegraph.co.uk)
  • Narrator: They search the beach for clues to see if they can find any strange patterns or shapes on the surface of the rocks. (bbc.co.uk)
  • More than three decades after its initial discovery, the fossil was hoisted from the backyard ravine by Los Angeles County Sheriff's Department search-and-rescue volunteers, who were using the excavation as a training exercise. (nbcchicago.com)
  • Most of the fossils are very small, so you will need to get down on your hand and knees to search the foreshore in amongst the shingle. (eventbrite.co.uk)
  • There are just 20 or so baleen whale fossils in the world, said paleontologist Howell Thomas of the Natural History Museum of Los Angeles said Friday as crews worked to excavate the fossil, which was lodged in a 1,000-pound rock. (nbcchicago.com)
  • To show how widespread dinosaur fossils have been in the UK, mapping and analytics company Esri UK plotted the location of each and every dinosaur fossil find here, from the south coast to the Scottish Highlands. (telegraph.co.uk)
  • Another spectacular dinosaur fossil discovery baffled paleontologists who deny the historical accuracy of the book of Genesis. (icr.org)
  • In fact, there was minimal oxygen in the atmosphere at this time, meaning that the fossils could preserve well. (newscientist.com)
  • A favorite past time for many of us is combing the beaches for interesting items the surf washes in. (hubpages.com)
  • Finally, after all this time, Beach Fossils and Wild Nothing are hitting the road together! (seatgeek.com)
  • Just remember to leave enough time to return back to the beach, as there are no access points further along towards Nare Head. (ukfossils.co.uk)
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  • Jakob Vinther, who was studying at Yale at the time, was looking at a squid fossil when he realized that when the ink sack of the squid was seen through a microscope he could see molecules that could have been what made up the color of the ink. (hubpages.com)
  • The fossils provide insight about this evolutionary time for Homo sapiens before the early modern stage 200,000 years ago. (fox2now.com)
  • Johnson, now 53, said he reached out to another local museum at the time, but they could not figure out how to move the massive fossil. (nbcchicago.com)
  • For a limited time, Fossil is offering this smartwatch for just $131 after a discount code - that's a massive $154 discount from the MSRP. (androidpolice.com)
  • Searching for fossils is like traveling back in time to get a peek at Earth's past. (amnh.org)
  • Fossil hunting can take lots of time and patience, but what you may find is worth the wait! (amnh.org)
  • Right away, I knew it was an unusual bone," he said, noting that's when he linked it to the plotopterid fossil. (vancouverobserver.com)
  • Re: Abbey wood fossils - possible mammal bone? (nhm.ac.uk)
  • Csiki-Sava's team concluded, "Although these are isolated skeletal elements [individual bone fossils] that washed out to sea, they are remarkably common and have been reported in surprisingly large numbers since the early discoveries. (icr.org)
  • Beach Fossils are busy readying their sophomore album for release in 2011, and "Calyer" showcases some of their work: the jangly, echoey guitar and hazy surf rock hooks we've come to love so well. (flavorwire.com)
  • After listening to Beach Fossils a dozen times through, I'm convinced that Dustin Payseur's secret recipe is to substitute guitar hooks for choruses. (imposemagazine.com)
  • Charmouth Beach provides something for all the family. (charmouth.org)
  • Charmouth Fossils have appeared on numerous television programmes, and are displayed in museums throughout the world. (charmouth.org)
  • Another common beach find are Paleozoic Era "bryozoan" fossils, often called lace corals because of their delicately threaded appearance, but they were not true corals. (hubpages.com)
  • The group's latest release, the excellent What a Pleasure EP, adds some synths and Cocteau Twins drum echo, but it doesn't feel like a violation of Beach Fossils' lo-fi rubric. (washingtoncitypaper.com)
  • Beach Fossils are playing a free show at Terminal 5 on July 7 with Nothing, Sheer Mag and Dark Thoughts. (brooklynvegan.com)
  • The record would work well as a zone out album, sound tracking your next beach party or for serious fans, a trait I think goes to show the strength of the record. (phoenixnewtimes.com)
  • Let me show you our version of Lincoln, Nebraska," jokes Beach Fossils bassist Jack Doyle Smith as we walk into a coffee shop off P Street in downtown Lincoln. (thereader.com)
  • Beach Fossils began their set last Friday at 285 Kent midnight show at about 2 am. (nyctaper.com)
  • The show was really two shows - the first half a standard run-though Fossils favorites, including a nice mix of songs from both albums . (nyctaper.com)
  • All fossils are shown next to a quarter to show relative size. (amnh.org)
  • In Massachusetts, the beach sand is primarily made up of small grains of the mineral quartz, which comes from many different types of rocks (see the USGS silica sand web page for details). (mass.gov)
  • T he Devonian rocks at Pendower Beach contain shell impressions, but are poorly preserved and trilobites are extremely rare. (ukfossils.co.uk)
  • It will also allow you to inspect the raised beach geological feature, although you will need to walk the length of the beach (approximately 15 minutes) to reach the fossil bearing rocks at the eastern end. (ukfossils.co.uk)
  • They are strongly inclined and, to the east of the beach, there is a fault which divides the rocks between the Portscatho Formation in the west and the Pendower Formation to the east. (ukfossils.co.uk)
  • The raised beach sits directly on the Devonian rocks and is a classic example of unconformity, as the rocks that span the period in between (approximately 350myrs) have completely disappeared. (ukfossils.co.uk)
  • He added, "This find is unusual because it's a dinosaur from marine rocks-it's a bit like hunting for fossil whales and finding a fossil lion. (icr.org)
  • The fossil-bearing rocks of the British Isles represent life from the last 2,900 million years and the UK is seen by many as the cradle of modern geology. (abbeys.com.au)
  • However, as with all Cornish fossil locations, this site is mainly for fossil enthusiasts and geologists who are not expecting lots of finds, but who can appreciate an interesting location. (ukfossils.co.uk)
  • Though it's not their own material, those covers do a great job at showcasing the Beach Fossils ethos at this point: they are just a group of seriously talented musicians making seriously good music while not taking themselves too seriously. (thereader.com)
  • Beach Fossils -the next in a line of dudes making music about the sun and/or the beach-seems caught between the two. (thefader.com)
  • Los Angeles art-punks Hit Bargain, which feature members of These Are Powers, The Pains of Being Pure at Heart, Cold Beat, North Highlands, and Beach Fossils, released their debut album, 'Potential Maximizer,' today. (brooklynvegan.com)
  • His simple, stark songwriting and knack for crisp, inspired composition come together to form Beach Fossils' light, wonderful debut album. (phoenixnewtimes.com)
  • These structures appear to be true microfossils," says Emmanuelle Javaux from the University of Liège in Belgium, who remains to be convinced that the Apex chert fossils are biological. (newscientist.com)
  • It's a best-case album for beach days foiled by clouds. (phoenixnewtimes.com)
  • Beach Fossil is an album that shows a band that, while following a trend, is at least good at what they are doing. (phoenixnewtimes.com)
  • details like the bird sample and snare drum at the start of "Golden Age" or the pixelized moonstepping (what it sounds like to me, anyway) at the head of "Window View", and beach sounds in the closing number "Gathering", which find the album effectively parting ways with the listener at the water's edge. (imposemagazine.com)
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  • In Massachusetts, coastal beaches are mostly made up of rock materials that have been weathered and broken down by water, ice, weather, glaciers, and chemical reactions, and then transported to the shore. (mass.gov)
  • In addition, seawalls, rock revetments, or other "hard" shoreline stabilization structures impede the natural supply of sand, which can cause erosion in down-drift areas of the beach system. (mass.gov)
  • But, it's not driftwood or beach glass or even a pretty rock. (hubpages.com)
  • The release of their self-titled LP in 2010 introduced the world to Beach Fossils ' Dick Dale twanged, New Wave inspired surf rock: a frenetic sound, although then unique, has now become quite prevalent in the indie scene. (baeblemusic.com)
  • Dustin Peyseur, From Beach Fossils, on Loving Rock Ladies: "They all make me want to give chocolates and roses endlessly (and then be immediately punched in the face for being a chauvinist pig! (villagevoice.com)
  • Meanwhile, Crystal Stilts are at MHOW with their groaning, moody, bare-bones garage rock, alongside Beach Fossils and the Beets. (villagevoice.com)
  • Fossils are preserved as impressions on the rock and can be very difficult to spot especially, in the dry. (ukfossils.co.uk)
  • This rock is scattered all along the beach and the blocks vary in size, with some being some several metres high and weighing many tons, while others are just the size of small pebbles. (ukfossils.co.uk)
  • Narrator: A fossil is a special rock that holds a secret. (bbc.co.uk)
  • Re: Odd-looking rock, possibly with fossils? (nhm.ac.uk)
  • Most fossils 'hide out' in sedimentary rock . (amnh.org)