Arctic dinosaurs and ancient ecosystems

first_imgDr. Tony Fiorillo, Ph.D, Chief Curator and Vice President of Research and Collections, Perot Museum of Nature and ScienceDr. Paul McCarthy, Ph.D, Department Chair, Dept. of Geosciences, Univ. of Alaska Fairbanks Dr Anthony Fiorillo has spent more than two decades searching remote areas in Alaska for evidence of dinosaurs that once roamed the state. He discovered a new species of tyrannosaur here. He has also described recent findings in a remote Alaska park as ‘hitting the jackpot’. Find out more about his work and what ancient ecosystems can teach us about our future on the next Talk of Alaska. A fossil of a Theropod footprint. (Photo courtesy Dr. Tony Fiorillo)A fossil of a Hadrosaur footprint. (Photo courtesy Dr. Tony Fiorillo) Post your comment before, during or after the live broadcast (comments may be read on air). PARTICIPATE: Call 550-8422 (Anchorage) or 1-800-478-8255 (statewide) during the live broadcastcenter_img Hadrosaur interpretation in Aniakchak. (Illustration by Karen Carr) Send an email to talk@alaskapublic.org (comments may be read on air) HOST: Lori TownsendGUESTS: LIVE Broadcast: Tuesday, Aug. 13, 2019 at 10:00 a.m. on APRN stations statewide.SUBSCRIBE: Get Talk of Alaska updates automatically by email, RSS or podcast.last_img

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