Brian Switek

Brian Switek enthuses about fossil finds in his books My Beloved Brontosaurus and Written in Stone, as well as on his National Geographic blog Laelaps. He lives in Salt Lake City, Utah, to be closer to the petrified inspirations of his writing. 

10 Fossils Named for Rock Stars
10 Ways to See the Dinosaur in a Bird
8 Foods on the Actual Paleo Diet
11 Terrifying and Amazing Facts About Alligators
Swimming with Giant Sloths
Will We Ever Be Able to Clone Dinosaurs?


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