In the News

November, 2013. Cooper Center houses local fossils for researchers to examine. The Daily Titan

September, 2013. Fossil hunters in Santa Cruz make whale of a find. San Francisco Chronicle.

January, 2013. New study suggests prehistoric walrus was a fish-eater. Science World Report.

January, 2013. Killer walrus theory undone. Otago Daily Times.

January, 2013. 'Killer' walrus? O.C. fossil raises doubt. Orange County Register.

January, 2013. Ancient "killer walrus" cuter than previously thought.

January, 2013. Dissecting the "killer" walrus. Laelaps.

January, 2013. Otago collaboration throws doubt on "killer walrus" claims. University of Otago Press Release.

January, 2013. Ancient 'killer walrus' not so deadly after all. LiveScience.

January, 2013. 'Killer walrus' teeth fossils suggest prehistoric marine mammal wasn't top predator. Huffington Post.

January, 2013. New fossil suggests giant 'killer walrus' was just a toothy fish-eater. PLOS author spotlight.

January, 2013. 'Killer walrus' theory debunked. Cosmos.

January, 2013. Marine fossil researchers build Otago's profile. Otago Daily Times.

January, 2012. Graduate student studies bizarre ancient marine mammals. Featured in volume 8 of the MSU magazine Confluence.

May 18, 2011. Young scientist finds really old seabird. Half Moon Bay Tribune.

May 11, 2011. Seabird fossil found near Half Moon Bay. San Francisco Chronicle.

May 2, 2011 - MSU grad student thrilled to study ancient marine mammals. Montana State University News Service.

March 12, 2011 - Santa Cruz fossils prove a rare find. Santa Cruz Sentinel.

August 1, 2005 - Fossils by the sea. San Francisco Chronicle.