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June 21, 2017
This is the latest installment from the Geozoic Body Size Working Group that was funded through NESCent.
June 21, 2017
Welcome Stanford Earth Young Investigators: Biodiversity Program
June 21, 2017
Elsie is a middle school science teacher who will work with us on body size evolution for the summer through the Ignited Program.  She is funded through an NSF RET supplement.

Latest Publications

Jost et al 2017 G3

Jost AB, Bachan A, van de Schootbrugge B, Brown ST, DePaolo DJ, and Payne JL. 2017. Additive effects of acidification and mineralogy on calcium isotopes in Triassic/Jurassic boundary limestones. Geochemistry, Geophysics, Geosystems 18:113-124. DOI:10.1002/2016GC006724

Kelley et al 2017

Kelley BM, Lehrmann DJ, Yu M, Minzoni M, Enos P, Li X, Lau KV, and Payne JL. 2017. The Late Permian to Late Triassic Great Bank of Guizhou: An isolated carbonate platform in the Nanpanjiang Basin of Guizhou Province, China. AAPG Bulletin 101:553-562. DOI:10.1306/011817DIG17034

Lau et al 2017 EPSL

Lau KV, Macdonald FA, Maher K, and Payne JL. 2017. Uranium isotope evidence for temporary ocean oxygenation in the aftermath of the Sturtian Snowball Earth. Earth and Planetary Science Letters 458:282-292. DOI:10.1016/j.epsl.2016.10.043

Featured Publications

Lau et al 2016 PNAS

Lau KV, Maher K, Altiner D, Kelley BM, Kump LR, Lehrmann DJ, Silva-Tamayo JC, Yu M, and Payne JL. 2016. Marine anoxia and delayed Earth system recovery after end-Permian extinction. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America 113:2360-2365. DOI:10.1073/pnas.1515080113

Payne et al 2016 Science

Payne JL, Bush AM, Heim NA, Knope ML, McCauley DJ. 2016. Distinctive ecological selectivity of the emerging mass extinction in the oceans. Science 353:1284-1286. DOI:10.1126/science.aaf2416

Cope’s rule in the evolution of marine animals

Heim NA, Knope ML, Schaal EK, Wang SC, and Payne JL. 2015. Cope’s rule in the evolution of marine animals. Science 347:867-870. DOI: 10.1126/science.1260065 [Abstract] [Full Text] [PDF].