Lowell Dingus, PhD, Associate Research Curator, Vertebrate Paleontology Division, American Museum of Natural History, and Project Director, Yale Peabody Museum Great Hall, will provide an overview of the evolution of dinosaurs, hypotheses about their extinction (e.g., mammals eating their eggs, meteor impact, volcanism), and finish by posing the question as to whether or not they are really extinct.
First in a series of three lectures by leading paleontologists. Additional lectures March 7 and April 4.
Free to members; $5 at the door for non-members. Galleries open at 6:00 pm. Lecture begins at 7:00 pm. Reservations are strongly recommended. Call the Museum at 203-413-6740 or email event date, your name and number of guests to firstname.lastname@example.org.