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What happens when you discover a dinosaur? Paleontologist Kenneth Lacovara details his unearthing of Dreadnoughtus—a 77-million-year-old sauropod that was as tall as a two-story house and as heavy as a jumbo jet—and considers how amazingly improbable it is that a tiny mammal living in the cracks of the dinosaur world could evolve into a sentient being capable of understanding these magnificent creatures. Join him in a celebration of the Earth’s geological history and contemplate our place in deep time.

This talk was presented at an official TED conference, and was featured by our editors on the home page.

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Abstract for poster presentation at AGU meeting in New Orleans, Dec 2017

Geoscience classrooms have benefitted greatly from the use of interactive, dry-erasable globes to supplement instruction on topics that require three-dimensional visualization, such as seismic wave propagation and the large-scale movements of tectonic plates.

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Vertebrate Paleontology

See the new Cretaceous/Jurassic Dual globe introduced with lesson activities at Calgary Convention Center Aug 22-26, 2017.

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