Saturday, 5 October 2019

Friday, 4 October 2019

Adele's new pterosaur!

Dinosaur Dreamers Adele Pentland, Steve Poropat and their colleagues have just named a new pterosaur from the Winton formation in Queensland. Nicknamed Butch, Ferrodraco lentoni is a beauty!

Read about it here:
National Geographic
The Guardian

Or the journal article in Scientific Reports

Monday, 9 September 2019

Rock-breaking Tragics

Sharyn and Kim focus on the job
Sharyn shows off her fossil
Simona shows off her fossil
Rock-breaking in the driveway
Kim and Lesley chat and work

Saturday, 22 June 2019

Dig Cancelled

Our Eric the Red West dig has been cancelled. Some have gone home, some are staying one more night for the promise of Pip’s lasagne and Corrie’s mulled wine.

Friday, 21 June 2019

Back to ETRW!

Today, a small band of Dinosaur Dreamers are off to Eric the Red West to find out if the bones that we call "the block" found at the very end of the 2017 dig are part of a large fossil-dense clump.
We will be cold and wet and ravaged by wind. Wish us luck!