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Reconstruction of Onychodus eriensis hunting placoderms

Reconstruction of Onychodus eriensis hunting placoderms


Congratulations to Ph.D. student Arjan Mann, who is the first listed...

Posted On: Thursday, February 9, 2017

Professor Claire Samson recently served on a panel of international experts for NASA. She provided input as science evaluator during the final phase for the selection of the next missions to be flown under the Discovery program which has a budget envelope of $450M per mission. Dr. Michael New, NASA Lead Discovery Program Scientist, wrote a letter of appreciation...

Posted On: Wednesday, February 8, 2017

Congratulations to Scientist in Residence Dr. Richard Ernst, who is featured in the current issue of Science News. This magazine is geared towards the public, making current research accessible to them. The article talks about the latest in supercontinent research and refers to Dr. Ernst's work on Large Igneous Provinces (LIPs) as an important tool for sorting out Precambrian supercontinent reconstructions. The article also...

Posted On: Friday, January 13, 2017

Reconstruction of  a nasutoceratopsin based on CMN 8804 collected in 1937 in  southern Alberta . Art by Andrey Atuchin

Reconstruction of  a nasutoceratopsin based on CMN 8804 collected in 1937
in southern Alberta. Art by Andrey...

Posted On: Wednesday, January 4, 2017

Winter scene at TSU. Main TSU building in the background and block of ice ready for carving in foreground.

Winter scene at TSU. Main TSU building in the background and block of ice
ready for carving in foreground. 

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Posted On: Monday, December 19, 2016