Author: Vera Korasidis

Vera Korasidis

Dr. Vera Korasidis is a Peter Buck Postdoctoral Fellow at the National Museum of Natural History. As a paleopalynologist in the Department of Paleobiology, Vera is carrying out a research project titled “Terrestrial pollen carbon isotope record and ecology across the Paleocene-Eocene Thermal Maximum.”

56 million-year-old fossil pollen grains collected from Wyoming and photographed on the NMNH’s scanning electron microscope.