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RE: Stegosaurus preparation photos take two...
Some non qualified individuals have made enormous contributions to science.
Joan Wiffen, and before her Mary Anning who made her living selling fossils.
Personally I don't think the SVP covered itself in glory over the "Sue"
affair. The end result of Uncle Sam's intervention - sold to the highest
bidder. As luck would have it this was a museum, backed by Big Mac. It
could have been some corporation wanting it for the atrium of its new office
block, or some incredibly rich twat wanting it for his drawing room.