Assistant Professor of Biology Nizar Ibrahim was recently interviewed on MPRS news about the “tale of the Spinosaurus,” Jan. 17. Listen to the full interview here.

Ibrahim was also the featured speaker at “National Geographic Live: Spinosaurus: Lost Giant of the Cretaceous,” hosted at Clowes Memorial Hall in Indianapolis, Jan. 24. Through video, he told the story of Spinosaurus’ discovery, loss and rediscovery, and explained what—other than its size—made this ancient monster unique. Ibrahim presented at the Fitzgerald Theater in Saint Paul, Minn., Jan. 17.

Currently, Ibrahim’s TED talk, “How we unearthed the Spinosaurus,” has more than a million views. Watch it online here.