his University of Otago doctoral research Felix Marx has
created what is believed to be the world's biggest accessible
photographic database on the evolution of baleen whales, both
ancient and modern.
Jeanette Waters is ''absolutely delighted'' to have
solved a mystery that has haunted her for 60 years, ever
since she found a gold medal in an Auckland street as a
5-year-old, in her first week at school.
Argentinian plesiosaur specialist Dr Jose Patricio O'Gorman
has been studying the Shag Point plesiosaur at the Otago
Museum, as international scientific interest in New Zealand's
largest-known animal fossil continues to grow.