Cambrian Explosion


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Cambrian Explosion

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The rapid diversification of multicellular animal life around the beginning of the Cambrian Period, resulting in the appearance of almost all modern animal phyla.

Cambrian Explosion

The rapid diversification of multicellular animal life that took place around the beginning of the Cambrian Period. It resulted in the appearance of almost all modern animal phyla. See Note at Burgess Shale.
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The prehistoric creature swam across the Earth's oceans during the Cambrian explosion - an era that saw the emergence of incredible and rapid diversity among life forms over a short period of time.
Dating to around 500 million years ago, the deposit preserves exceptional fossils from the Cambrian Explosion, an event which saw the rapid diversification of early animal life from simpler single-celled ancestors.
We need to let this technology grow as much as possible, as we're about to see the Cambrian explosion in neural networks," he said.
Computer vision will trigger a Cambrian explosion of compute, with Intel at the forefront of this new wave of computing, enabled by RealSense in conjunction with Movidius and our full suite of perceptual computing technologies.
Similarly, Mermaids: Cambrian Explosion, 2016, draws on The Little Mermaid, with Takata appearing as the protagonist, who sings of her desire to be human.
Another "new" hypothesis the authors develop in several places is that major events such as the Cambrian explosion and particular extinctions were started by "true polar wander" events.
Japanese scientists believe our ocean-dwelling cousins can be traced back to the Cambrian explosion, a surge in evolution which happened 550million years ago.
That's because, just about 260 million years after the era's end, the Cambrian explosion produced a riot of complex animals.
S: When you stir together 5,000 people and 10,000 ideas and posts, the result is a Cambrian explosion of new ideas and designs.
In her Cambrian Explosion series, the firing covers most of the pieces' surfaces with a rough matte surface.
YOU'VE HEARD HOW humanity is currently causing a new mass extinction rivaling, in rate and numbers of species lost, the other five such events that have occurred since the Cambrian explosion 530 million years ago filled our planet with complex life.
The last section briefly details the author's theory on epigenetic mechanisms in evolution and the Cambrian explosion.