Join Steve Brusatte, one of the worlds leading paleontologists, and author of THE RISE AND FALL OF THE DINOSAURS at Cheltenham Science Festival where he will be talking about the magnificent creatures that roamed the earth long before us.
Town Hall, Pillar Room
Cheltenham Town Hall, Imperial Square
09/06/2018 20:30:00 - 09/06/2018 21:30:00
Steve Brusatte is a palaeontologist and research fellow at the University of Edinburgh. He studies the anatomy, genealogy, and evolution of dinosaurs and other fossil animals with backbones. Steves particular research interests are the origin of dinosaurs and the evolution of birds from carnivorous dinosaurs. He has a PhD from Columbia University and degrees from the University of Chicago and University of Bristol. He has written over 60 scientific papers, published four books (including the coffee table book Dinosaurs and the technical volume Dinosaur Paleobiology), and has described over 10 new species of fossil animals. He has done fieldwork in Britain, China, Lithuania, Poland, Portugal, Romania, and the United States. His research is profiled often in the popular press and he is a 'consultant palaeontologist' on the Walking With Dinosaurs team.