Brian Switek


Brian Switek is a science writer and paleontology volunteer at the Natural History Museum of Utah. He is the author of Written in Stone: Evolution, the Fossil Record and Our Place in Nature, which was named a Choice Outstanding Academic Title of the Year, and My Beloved Brontosaurus. In addition to his acclaimed blog Laelaps, a part of the Phenomena “science salon” at National Geographic, Switek also writes about fossils and natural history for publications such as the Wall Street Journal, Smithsonian, Nature, Scientific American and Slate He lives in Salt Lake City, Utah.


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