Palaeontologist into crocodiles, dinosaurs & mass extinctions. Author of Excavate Dinosaurs! Will science for beer. Writes for @PLOSpaleo & @EuroGeosciences, and freelances for whoever will take me! Passionate about open science, and Communications Director for ScienceOpen.
Mistaken identity In Palaeontology, there is perhaps no greater story of an accidental mix-up than the story of Oviraptor. When this dinosaur was first discovered back in 1924, it was alongside a clutch of fossilised