Rukwa Rift Basin Project in the News
Two new Oligocene primates found in the Rukwa Rift Basin, Rukwapithecus fleaglei (foreground left) and Nsungwepithecus gunnelli (background right) are shown here in a reconstruction by paleoartist Mauricio Antón.
Reconstruction of Pakasuchus kapilimai
- Ohio University paleontologists discover new species of titanosaurian dinosaur in Tanzania.
- Rukwatitan discovery video by National Science Foundation.
- National Science Foundation story on Rukwatitan.
- Oldest fossil evidence of modern African venomous snakes found in Tanzania
- Snakes Alive! NSF-funded researchers find oldest fossil evidence of modern African venomous snakes
- NSF Science Now Episode 13
- Scientists discover oldest evidence of split between Old World monkeys and apes (Research Ohio University)
- Palaeontological evidence for an Oligocene divergence between Old World monkeys and apes
- Scientists Discover Oldest Evidence of Split Between Old World Monkeys and Apes (National Science Foundation)
- Oldest Evidence of Split Between Old World Monkeys and Apes: Primate Fossils Are 25 Million Years Old
- Two New Fossils Reveal Details of Ape/Monkey Split
- Fossils indicate common ancestor for two primate groups
- Fossil finds hint at when apes and monkeys went separate ways
- Oldest ape and monkey fossils unearthed in Tanzania
- Researcher's Work in Boise State Lab Featured in 'Nature'
- Scientists suggest new age for East African Rift
- NSF News: These Crocs Were Made for Chewing?
- Newly discovered, ancient crocodile was mammal-like, from its grinding molars to its skinny legs
- Fossil "Cat Crocodile" Had Mammal-like Teeth
- NSF Special Report: Ancient Crocs