Want to dig up dinosaurs in the summer?

April 10, 2014
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The Larsson Lab goes each year to Saskatchewan to dig up Late Cretaceous fossils, if you are a McGill university student who wants to experience field Paleontology and get 3 credits, BIO 573 is the course for you! For information click here: Biol 573 2014

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Mexican Crocodiles

March 31, 2014
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During the first week of march Hans and Jose went to La Ventanilla, Oaxaca, Mexico to meet with Jeronimo Domiguez Laso, Gualberto Pacheco and Jesus Garcia Grajales, biologists and crocodile specialists . The purpose of the meeting was to learn techniques on how to capture, survey and sample crocodiles for research. This trip marks the […]

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How birds got their wings

September 19, 2013
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It’s always nice when we (publish a paper) and make it to the university homepage! Hans and Alex have been getting some press for their recent Evolution paper on allometric scaling in limbs and its implications for the origin of birds. Check it out! http://www.mcgill.ca/research/channels/news/how-birds-got-their-wings-230586 http://onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/10.1111/evo.12150/abstract

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Hello 2013!!!

September 5, 2013
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Hello, The Larsson Lab is off and running after returning from the Biol 573 Vert Paleo Field course in Saskatchewan. ¬†Our lab is currently… Emily Bamforth PhD – Probably only first semester Trina Du – Probably only first semester Donald A. Fowler – Full Year Rui Tahara – Full Year Louise Marie Meunier – Full […]

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‘How to Hatch a Dinosaur’ on Wired.com

September 27, 2011
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Hans Larsson was recently featured in an article on creating a ‘chickenasaurus’ on Wired.com. The full article can be found here.

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conference presentations in argentina

September 18, 2011
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Hans and Felipe (former visiting PhD student) will be giving presentations on fossil crocodyliformes at the IV Congreso Latinoamericano de Paleontologia de Vertebrados in Argentina this week. For abstracts and more info, visit the conference website.

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UNDER CONSTRUCTION

September 13, 2011
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Hello! The Larsson Lab site is currently under renovation! Please check back soon!

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