|Education Missing Piece in Mongolia's Fight Against Fossil Poaching in Gobi|
Written by William Kennedy
Thursday, August 21, 2008.
Imagine putting together a jigsaw puzzle so large that it took millions of years to create. Now imagine trying to complete that puzzle when some pieces have been stolen and others outright destroyed. This situation resembles the one paleontologists face as they try to assemble a prehistoric record in Mongolia, where fossil theft has become an increasing problem. ...more