IU Bicentennial: Uncovering the Hidden History of Megalonyx jeffersonii to Engage in Indiana University’s Natural History Collections

Status Start Date End Date Locations
Active Jan 1, 2019 Nov 30, 2020 All Counties
Director: Polly Sturgeon
Other Researchers: Matthew Johnson, Jennifer Lanman, Gary Motz Heather Calloway (IU VPR) Zebulun Wood (IUPUI SOIC) Ryan Mandell (IU SOAAD) Andy Webb (IU UITS)
Funding: Indiana University - Indiana Geological & Water Survey
Indiana University - Office of the Bicentennial
Products: Digitally fabricated skeleton of IU's lost Megalonyx jeffersonii 3-D prints of Megalonyx bones Digital exhibition