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Montana Prehistory Minute: 20 ton herd animals  wandered Montana plains

Montana Prehistory Minute: 20 ton herd animals wandered Montana plains

Museum of the Rockies curator of paleontology Jack Horner discusses the giant diplodocus that once roamed the plains of Montana.

September 29, 2014 10:00 amLoading…
Montana Prehistory Minute: A giant Montana paleo-omelette

Montana Prehistory Minute: A giant Montana paleo-omelette

Museum of Rockies curator of paleontology Jack Horner talks about the collection of lambeosaurus eggs discovered in Montana which are the only dinosaur eggs to be found in the United States.

September 01, 2014 10:00 amLoading…
Montana History Minute: First dinosaur embryos found were in Montana

Montana History Minute: First dinosaur embryos found were in Montana

Museum of the Rockies curator of paleontology Jack Horner talks about the dinosaur embryos found in Montana.

June 30, 2014 7:03 am Video Loading…
Montana History Minute: The ancient sea monsters of Montana

Montana History Minute: The ancient sea monsters of Montana

Museum of the Rockies curator of paleontology Jack Horner discusses the sea creatures that inhabited the inland seaway that covered Montana 90 million years ago.

June 30, 2014 12:00 am Video Loading…
Montana Prehistory Minute: First dinosaur embryos found were in Montana

Montana Prehistory Minute: First dinosaur embryos found were in Montana

Museum of the Rockies curator of paleontology Jack Horner talks about the dinosaur embryos found in Montana.

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Montana Prehistory Minute: The ancient sea monsters of Montana

Montana Prehistory Minute: The ancient sea monsters of Montana

Museum of the Rockies curator of paleontology Jack Horner discusses the sea creatures that inhabited the inland seaway that covered Montana 90 million years ago.

May 26, 2014 12:00 amLoading…
Montana T. rex fossil to move to Smithsonian museum

Montana T. rex fossil to move to Smithsonian museum

As thunder boomed and lightning illuminated their small camper, Kathy Wankel couldn’t help but think that after years of being buried, the few fossilized bones she and her family had dug up that day, and carefully swaddled in towels and an old sweatshirt, did not want to be moved.

April 05, 2014 12:15 am Photos

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Horner shares secrets of 'Old Dead Dinosaurs'

Horner shares secrets of 'Old Dead Dinosaurs'

HUNTLEY — For a scholar who’s built a considerable reputation unearthing dinosaur bones and explaining dinosaur behavior, paleontologist Jack Horner is glad the book “Jurassic Park” came solely from Michael Crichton’s imagination.

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MSU paleontologist wins lifetime achievement award

BOZEMAN — Montana State University paleontologist Jack Horner is being honored with a lifetime achievement award from the Society of Vertebrate Paleontology.

October 30, 2013 10:45 amLoading…
Jack Horner: Go ahead and cut into bones to learn dinosaurs' secrets

Jack Horner: Go ahead and cut into bones to learn dinosaurs' secrets

BOZEMAN — Dinosaur expert Jack Horner says it's time to get past the idea that dinosaur bones are so precious that they should never be cut open.

July 22, 2013 7:00 am Photos

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Jack Horner

Jack Horner

Jack Horner, curator of paleontology at the Museum of the Rockies, in Bozeman, Mont., speaks during a presentation on paleohistology, the study of the microscopic structure of fossils, on Thursday, July 18, 2013, at the opening day of the second International Symposium on Paleohistology. 

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Jack Horner

Jack Horner

Jack Horner, curator of paleontology at the Museum of the Rockies, in Bozeman, Mont., speaks during a presentation on paleohistology, the study of the microscopic structure of fossils, on Thursday, July 18, 2013, at the opening day of the second International Symposium on Paleohistology. 

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Jack Horner

Jack Horner

Jack Horner, curator of paleontology at the Museum of the Rockies, in Bozeman, Mont., speaks during an interview after presenting his opening presentation on paleohistology, the study of the microscopic structure of fossils, on Thursday, July 18, 2013, at the opening day of the second Intern…

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Famed dinosaur expert testifies in museum endowment lawsuit

BOZEMAN - A dinosaur expert who was an adviser for the "Jurassic Park" films testified in a lawsuit between his employer and a developer whose plan to use the paleontologist's fame to launch a luxury development crumbled when the economy collapsed.

May 06, 2012 12:21 pmLoading…

Trial begins over Museum of the Rockies endowment

BOZEMAN — A trial is under way in Bozeman in a lawsuit filed by the Museum of the Rockies alleging a developer failed to establish a promised $2 million endowment in exchange for using paleontologist Jack Horner in a marketing campaign.

May 02, 2012 4:20 pmLoading…
CMR getaway: Badlands refuge surrounding reservoir is remote, yet alluring

CMR getaway: Badlands refuge surrounding reservoir is remote, yet alluring

NORTH OF JORDAN — The gates of hell may have fewer cautionary warnings than those given to travelers venturing into the prairie badlands surrounding Fort Peck Reservoir.

July 03, 2011 12:10 am Photos

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Jack Horner

Jack Horner

Jack Horner relaxes in Snap Creek camp in 2006, the makeshift summer home of paleontologists, students and visitors trying to reconstruct the Hell Creek Formation in Eastern Montana.

February 28, 2011 12:15 amLoading…
Tyrannosaurus rex more like a hyena than lion

Tyrannosaurus rex more like a hyena than lion

It may lessen tyrannosaurus rex’s box office cachet as a scary villain, but dinosaur expert Jack Horner said his research pegs T. rex as more like a hyena than a lion.

February 28, 2011 12:15 am Photos

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Florence archery hunter bags fossil of aquatic reptile

Florence archery hunter bags fossil of aquatic reptile

Dave Bradt wasn't able to tag the trophy he got while bowhunting for elk in the Charles M. Russell National Wildlife Refuge in September. That's because he found the fossilized remains of an ancient sea creature, not the bull elk he was pursuing.

December 03, 2010 12:15 am Photos

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Horner featured in Discover magazine

BOZEMAN — An article about Montana State University paleontologist Jack Horner and one of his dinosaur field camps is published in the December issue of Discover magazine.

December 04, 2009 12:00 amLoading…

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