Dire Wolf Research at IMNH

Dr. Angela Perri, Postdoctoral Fellow at the Max Planck Institute for Evolutionary Anthropology in Lepzig, Germany, was at the IMNH last week. She is studying and sampling DNA from dire wolves from two southeast Idaho fossil sites.

Perri’s research questions …

Step Back in Time

October is American Archive Month and this year the Society of American Archivists wants archive programs to become more visible.

What is an archive? Archives are a place where people go toOctober is American Archives Month find information. But rather than gathering information from

EQUINE NAVICULAR SYNDROME IN THE FOSSIL RECORD

Equine navicular syndrome (ENS) is a chronic, incurable lameness of the horse’s foot. The pathology is poorly understood but appears to be the result of mechanical stress reducing blood flow to the navicular (ankle) bone. In domestic breeds of horse …