Matthew Lamanna was a member of the paleontological team that surfaced a giant dinosaur buried in Egypt. His research received coverage in many major national publications and programs, including CNN, The New York Times, USA Today, Reuters, NPR, the BBC, National Geographic, the McNeil-Lehrer Newshour and the Associated Press. An article about the find appeared in the journal Science.
Contribution: Member of the team that discovered one of the world's largest dinosaurs and discoverer of a "missing link" in Avian evolution.
Other Education: University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, Pa.: M.S. and Ph.D.