Friday, November 18, 2011

Big 'Little" Dinosaur Discovery

News about the discovery of a nest of 15 infant dinosaurs in Mongolia has now been traveling the wires. Based on the research of Geosciences Professor and Department Chair David Fastovsky and colleagues that was written about in the Journal of Paleontology, the popular press has now been reporting on the big little find. News reports about this find appeared in Smithsonian, National Geographic, the Huffington Post, Fox News, LiveScience, Discovery News, UPI, and Channel 10 among others. The story has also appeared in more than half a dozen languages on websites in Spain, Peru, Chile, Mexico, Poland, Kyrgyzstan, Croatia, Italy, India, Ecuador, Puerto Rico, Norway, Australia and many more countries. Read the URI press release about the discovery.