Welcome to the RMDRC’s paleo lab blog. We’re a working preparation, molding, casting and mounting lab in Woodland Park, Colorado. This blog is intended to give you a glimpse at more of the projects we’re working on both here and in the field than what we’re able to show in the monthly newsletter. Constructive […]
Pronounced (DRO-mee-o-SAWR-us) Dromaeosaurus albertensis is one of the rarest theropods from the American west. They were closely related to Velociraptor but significantly larger reaching lengths in excess of 6 feet. Known only from a collection of partial skeletons, this specimen represents the latest interpretation of its anatomy.
Basic Field Methods in Paleontology COURSE DESCRIPTION Join Steven Veatch and his team and learn how to collect fossils. It is important know that the goal of collecting a fossil is to obtain a stable specimen with the greatest amount of information preserved along with it. Topics include excavation of dinosaur, small vertebrate, and plant […]
This is a wonderful museum! Our tour guide was very knowledgeable and it is neat to see the perspective of the research, casting and business side of dinosaur skeletons. I particularly enjoyed the marine reptiles. I can’t wait to come back! – Kirstin – Denver, CO This is the best dinosaur museum ever. – Braxton […]