• 4 years, 7 months ago

    About Me:

    1. I am a first year Ph.D. student in the Department of Biology at the University of Florida.  I am still figuring out my research for my degree, but I am interested in sharks, particularly, using paleontology to affect change in public policy for conservation efforts in modern sharks. I received my B.Sc. degree in Marine Biology from…

    [Read more]

  • Eleanor Gardner posted an update 4 years, 10 months ago

    4 years, 10 months ago
    4 years, 10 months ago

    Great newsletter this time around!  Kudos to @sellis and @sadie-mills for putting it together 😉 And I was so excited to read about @richard-bex, @mackenzie-smith, and @michael-le joining the FOSSIL team!  Keep up the awesome work, y’all!  Looking forward to seeing some of you at GSA 2017 🙂

    • Thanks Eleanor! @george-phillips contributed a really great article! Thanks for suggesting him. He had other great content to add about fossil hunting with kids, but sadly we just couldn’t include it all. @bdunckel and I both think a trip to the Australian Outback sounds amazing and I hope other readers do as well. Please continue to suggest…[Read more]

      • Thank you all for covering us! I appreciate the interest in the program here. Next year (Aug 2018) MMNS Paleontology will be 40 years old, so we’re looking to do something special, probably around Nat’l Fossil Day. Perhaps have a pro-am conference, although I’ll need to discuss it with admin first. I’d be open to ideas, if either of you have any.…[Read more]