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In Photos: Baby Stegosaurus Tracks Unearthed

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Photogrammetric view of stegosaurus track

(Image credit: Heinrich Mallison (Museum für Naturkunde Berlin))

A digital photogrammetric view of a Morrison, Colorado, stegosaurus track. Photogrammetry is becoming increasingly popular among paleontologists, as it enables the easy sharing and study of 3D images of tracks, bones and dig sites.

Stephanie Pappas

Stephanie Pappas is a contributing writer for Live Science covering topics from geoscience to archaeology to the human brain and behavior. A freelancer based in Denver, Colorado, she also regularly contributes to Scientific American and The Monitor, the monthly magazine of the American Psychological Association. Stephanie received a bachelor's degree in psychology from the University of South Carolina and a graduate certificate in science communication from the University of California, Santa Cruz.