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  • A ski town contributes mightily to paleontology

    A ski town contributes mightily to paleontology

    The fossils found near Colorado's Snowmass Village have a lot to teach us: not just about mastodons and mammoths, but also about the climate and ecosystem that existed tens of thousands of years ago.

  • Heard Around the West

    Biodiesel pirates; dinosaur bones for sale; archaeological developments; hot weather and cool bankrobbers; what to do with a big dead moose.

  • Dinosaur Wars

    Dinosaur Wars

    Startling, one-of-a-kind fossils are unearthed in Montana – and shunned by scientists.

  • Everyday objects and extraordinary journeys

    In Visible Bones: Journeys Across Time in the Columbia River Country, Northwestern writer Jack Nisbet follows the Columbia River and its inhabitants across time

  • Dinosaur tracks on a desert shore

    When drought shrank Lake Powell this summer, paleontologist Martin Lockley went to work scouring the shoreline for newly revealed rare dinosaur tracks in the sandstone

  • In national parks, where are all the fossils?

    In national parks, where are all the fossils?

    The National Park Service is surveying its holdings to find out which parks have fossils in order to manage them better.

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