JURASSIC MOTHERS FROM CHINA
Origins and Evolution of Mammals
Lecture by Zhe-Xi Luo, Professor of Organismal Biology and Anatomy, University of Chicago
Paleontologist Zhe-Xi Luo will discuss both the originations of modern mammalian biological adaptations in the deep times of the Mesozoic—dominated by the dinosaurs—and how Jurassic fossils discovered in China shed light on the earliest evolution of placental mammals. Part of the Evolution Matters Lecture Series, supported by a generous gift from Drs. Herman and Joan Suit. Free and open to the public. Geological Lecture Hall, 24 Oxford Street. Free event parking for evening lectures in the 52 Oxford Street garage.