And they get people excited about dinosaurs and that leads to people coming to the museum and there I can go, 'Hey, you're here, let's take a moment to talk about what real palaeontology
In Handbook of Stratigraphy and Palaeontology
in Southwest China (Nanjing Institute of Geology and Palaeontology
, ed.), pp.
My imagination was captured by the 'back of house' offices and labs of the palaeontology
At the Royal Tyrrell Museum of Palaeontology
it is possible to take photographs of the collection for educational purposes without the problem of copyright issues and this could be the case at other museums if they are asked.
Dr Lyall Anderson, curator of invertebrate palaeontology
at the National Museums, said: 'It was obvious to me this was the oldest example of this group of animals that has ever been found.'
As for future projects, he is currently researching a major series on archaeology and palaeontology
. Some well-known international companies have also approached him to use his footage shot on Everest for the 50th anniversary of Hilary's ascent of Everest in 1953.
Education/training: BSc in Geology; PhD in Palaeontology
; two-year post-doctoral fellowship
When he returned to Egypt in 2010, Sallam founded the AaAaAeAcAaAaAeAaAaAaAeAcAaAaAeAa University Vertebrate Palaeontology
Centre (MUVP) to be the first and only centre dedicated for studying vertebrate palaeontology
in the region.
To be honoured in this fashion is a testament to the high-calibre work of staff at the museum and the level of excellence they achieve in the field of palaeontology
. My congratulations to Mark Mitchell and all museum staff, who worked tirelessly on this dinosaur.
Research fields include palaeontology
, archaeology (Indus civilisation, Islamic period), society and culture in the colonial and post-colonial era, and contemporary studies.
Within the pale yellow walls of the ROM's vertebrate palaeontology
lab, David Evans and his ROM colleagues work on fossils that have been collected from all over the world.
Kley, co-editor of the recent study in the Society of Vertebrate Palaeontology
Memoir, as saying.