Xing Xu of China and The Dinosaur Research

There is an interesting feature article in Nature (6 th Sept. 2012 vol. 489, No. 7414, pp. 22-25) by Kerri Smith (Podcast Editor for Nature) on Xing Xu, who works at the Institute of Vertebrate Palaentology and Palaeoanthropology (IVPP) in Beijing. He has in the last decade contributed in a very significant way to the Dinosaur – Research in China and for many original ideas about global dinosaur evolution, particularly on the evolutionary linkages between feathered dinosaurs and birds.

MSR / 17 th Sept. 2012