Dimetrodon Discovery! [VIDEO]

This morning, we were super-excited to see that the Houston Chronicle’s story about our paleontology team’s recent discovery of a Dimetrodon giganhomogenes made the front page!

Dimetrodon Found!

You can read the full story online, or check out the video below – the Chron’s fascinating interview from the site of the discovery with our curator of paleontology (and blogger!) Dr. Bob Bakker.

Can’t see the video? Click here to view.

See photos from the site on Flickr, and check back on the blog for updates from the team! And, get ready to see this apex predator in person when our new paleontology hall opens in 2012!

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One thought on “Dimetrodon Discovery! [VIDEO]

  1. That’s very cool. Dimetrodon has always been a favorite of mine since I was a kid.
    I’d absolutely love to see a fossil skeleton on exhibit somewhere. Amazing animals. What a great find!

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