In the Media: New York Times Highlights Lars Schmitz’s New Ichthyosaur Discovery

The New York Times highlighted the discovery of a giant new species of ichthyosaur that Lars Schmitz, associate professor of biology in the W.M. Keck Science Department, helped discover. “It makes you feel very small,” Schmitz said of the ichthyosaur’s size. The news was also covered by CNN, Popular Science, and LiveScience.