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New podcast series on vertebrate anatomy by Dr. Bonnan

Just a brief post to let those interested know that Dr. Bonnan has a new blog, Along the Backbone, that acts as a discussion site and feed router for a podcast series on the evolution of vertebrate anatomy through deep … Continue reading

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Dr. Bonnan featured among paleontology experts in a Nature news article on sauropods

Just a short post to draw attention to a new article in Nature on the evolution of sauropod dinosaurs from small animals into giants by Fredric Heeren. Dr. Bonnan is featured as one of the experts in this article. Continue reading

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Dr. Bonnan and team report another new dinosaur from South Africa: Arcusaurus

Dr. Bonnan and colleagues reported on a new sauropodomorph dinosaur, Arcusaurus pereirabdalorum, in the newest issue of the Journal of Vertebrate Paleontology. Continue reading

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FMEA students present at Undergraduate Research Day

The FMEA lab made a strong showing at the Thomas E. Helm Undergraduate Research Day at WIU Wednesday, April 20, 2011. Continue reading

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The WIU FMEA Laboratory Announces the Beginning of its “Lemur Biodiversity Initiative”

Dr. Jess White, Assistant Professor of Anthropology and the Co-Director of the Functional Morphology and Evolutionary Anatomy Laboratory at Western Illinois University will spearhead a multi-year research initiative focusing on studying the biodiversity of living lemurs. Continue reading

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FMEA students conduct research at Field Museum (Part 2)

The FMEA lab had another productive day at the Field Museum in Chicago. Continue reading

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FMEA students conduct research at Field Museum (Part 1)

Students of the FMEA lab visited the mammalogy and geology collections of the Field Museum of Natural History in Chicago on Monday, December 20, 2010. Continue reading

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