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Sylvia Maria Gross/KCUR

We talk with a KU paleontologist who co-created an app that helps identify fossils, then an amateur fossil hunter shares how — and where — to look.


  • Bruce Lieberman, Paleontologist in the Department of Ecology & Evolutionary Biology at KU and co-creator of the Digital Atlas of Ancient Life
  • Brent Jackson, amateur fossil hunter


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Gina Kaufmann is the host of KCUR’s Central Standard, a talkshow fueled by curiosity and critical thinking. You can reach her on Twitter, @GinaKCUR.
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