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The Fish with Legs: The Emergence of the Land Vertebrates : Tim Parrott

"The fish which lived in Devonian times are the ancestors of all the animals with backbones living today, including ourselves and the now extinct dinosaurs. How did a fish leave the water? Why would it want to? Where is the proof? This is one of the Major Transitions in the story of Evolution. "

Tutor: Tim Parrott

"Tim Parrott, who took his degree at Cambridge, has been teaching short courses in popular science to adults for many years. He is especially keen to engage those with little or no prior knowledge. "