Backbone evolution and black hole energy

Thursday, 23 February 2023 - 8:30am
Good news is that our vertebrate ancestors may not have been horrifying vampire fish like these lampreys (Photo by Fernando Losada Rodríguez, CC BY-SA 4.0, via Wikimedia Commons)

This week, Stu talks about a fossil discovery that overturns the existing theory of which species was the original vertebrate to evolve; and Chris looks into the sensational notion that supermassive black holes may be harbouring the dark energy that drives the accelerating expansion of the universe.

Claire, Chris & Stu
Thursday 8:30am to 9:00am
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