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Decolonizing Paleontology

Top of Mind with Julie Rose
  • Apr 7, 2021 8:00 pm
  • 14:39
Most bones in prestigious museums were discovered in places far away from their current exhibits. But should the bones be returned to their countries of origin? University of Erlangen-Nürnberg paleontology Ph.D. candidate Nussaibah Raja-Schoob thinks the discussion should start before the dinosaur bones are even discovered. Are local scientists involved in the fossil collection from the start?