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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 WIU students return from the field

Dr. Bonnan and the WIU student crew had another fantastic season out at the Hanksville-Burpee quarry. Continue reading

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Dr. Bonnan going to the field … and tweeting too!

I am preparing to go back out to the field and continue my work with the Burpee Museum (Rockford, Illinois) in Hanksville, Utah. Four WIU FMEA students will be joining me in the field. Join Dr. Bonnan on Twitter (@MattBonnan). Continue reading

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What is Evolution? The Video

Dr. Bonnan has begun his foray into the world of YouTube with a short educational video on the theory of biological evolution. 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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Rescheduled dinosaur field course interest meeting

The final interest meeting will be held Monday, February 14, at 12 Noon in Waggoner Hall room 324. Continue reading

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