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Syndication

Our guest this week is Dr. Matt Lamanna, Paleontologist and Assistant Curator of Vertebrate Paleontology at The Carnegie Museum of Natural History. Matt is a rock star in the world of paleontology, directs the third-largest collection of actual dinosaur fossils, and recently published a groundbreaking paper about a newly identified dinosaur called "Anzu". This creature he and his colleagues discovered has been called "The Chicken From Hell" and while it wasn't actually a chicken, it was very closely related to today's birds. 

Matt sat down to talk dinosaurs, digging, Michael Crichton, Anzu, and a whole lot more!

Direct download: Episode_52_-_Matt_Lamanna_-_1.mp3
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