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How a fossil–finding competition ruined two paleontologists’ lives

7 mins | Nov 23, 2017

A 19th-century rivalry between palaeontologists escalated to the point of espionage, and led to “fake” dinosaur myths that persist to the day. Katherine D M Clover, writing in Salon, tells the story of the bone wars.

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From Salon