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Their celebrated friendship, which later became a bitter rivalry, remains inseparable from the conceptual foundations of the anatomical sciences, including comparative anatomy andpaleontology.

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Although fields such aspaleontologyand archaeology provide the familiar examples, historical hypotheses are also common in geology, biology, planetary science, astronomy, and astrophysics.

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What defined the modern scientific practice ofpaleontologywas to create precise stratigraphic records following certain conventions and instructions as settled by those who commissioned the expeditions.

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Fossil collecting, as practiced by amateurs, is the predecessor of modernpaleontologyand many still collect fossils and study fossils as amateurs.From

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The study of pollen is called palynology and is highly useful in paleoecology,paleontology, archeology, and forensics.From

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Scientific results of the expedition covered meteorology, oceanography, terrestrial magnetism, glaciology, physical geography, botany, geology,paleontology, ethnology and aurora observations.From

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This was the first of some 120 papers on geology,paleontologyand human prehistory he would publish.From

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Since then, however, it has been employed in various research areas of dentistry, medicine, veterinary medicine,paleontologyand anthropology.From

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The synthesis drew together ideas from several branches of biology which had become separated, particularly genetics, cytology, systematics, botany, morphology, ecology andpaleontology.From

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Permits are strictly issued only for specific scientific research in the field ofpaleontology, paleoclimate, geology, geomorphology, glaciology, biology and limnology.From

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The major subdivisions ofpaleontologyinclude paleozoology (animals), paleobotany (plants) and micropaleontology (microfossils).From

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The center has a collection of 5.7 million specimens in the disciplines ofpaleontology, geology, biology, herpetology, ichthyology and entomology.From

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Much research in several important science disciplines, including economics, political science, geology,paleontology, ecology, meteorology, and astronomy, relies on quasi-experiments.From

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