Ankylosaurs – the weird, spiky, armoured dinosaurs with tail clubs – are always rare, but two of the best places to find good specimens of this unusual group of dinosaurs are Alberta and, you guessed it, Mongolia.
On September 28, 2015, ISMD president Bolortsetseg Minjin shared this statement with her followers on Facebook regarding the sensitive topic of Mongolian fossils in the possession of the AMNH. While the ISMD supports the immediate repatriation of all fossils… Read More
It’s about time you met Binderiya Munkhbat. The list of things that would not have happened without her includes more than half our workshops, almost all our museum tours, understanding and being understood by our drivers, museum directors,… Read More
Yesterday we said goodbye to Bayankhongor, a sweet, small town nestled between rocky hills and endless green plains. The town’s museum director, Maakhuu, greeted us along with her staff. Maakhuu has worked for fifteen years to build the… Read More
We arrived in Ulaanbaatar around midnight on the night of the 31st, local time. Since then we’ve been preparing for our first expedition southwest to Bayankhongor and Arvaikheer. Camping gear and workshop materials are strewn around the apartment we rented,… Read More