This week we take a deep dive into the ancient, exploring the world as it existed over 66 million years ago, in an attempt to understand our present and our future. Creatures called Mosasaurs once inhabited our seas. They’re long extinct now, victims of the fifth great extinction event, along with 80 percent of the species alive at that time. But their lives and their world may give us insight into our own.
Almost 50 years after it’s discovery, a gigantic prehistoric reptile has recently been re-classified by the new curator of paleontology at the USU Eastern…