Videos

Colour fossil animals – May 2013: Using experiments to understand fossil colours. Courtesy of Patrick Lynch of Yale University. http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=uA1gU-XQfEs

RSSSE – June 2013: Prehistoric colours in fossil insects and feathers – the exhibit from the 2013 Royal Society Summer Science exhibition. Courtesy of Tim Cockerill and Sander Loite of Imperial University. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=D2thNibmfY0

 

 

Why palaeontologist? – June 2013: Why did I become a palaeontologist? Courtesy of Mandy Luo of Bristol University. http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=2WMiEZOLBjU

Dinosaur feathers – July 2014: Complex feathers in a Jurassic ornithischian dinosaur. Courtesy of Stephen Bean of UCC and Saint-Thomas production. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=5VEI-IeTxXU&feature=youtu.be

 

 

Fossil Wonderlands – January 2015: UCC research featured on BBC’s series ‘Fossil Wonderlands’: Dr Maria McNamara showing Prof Richard Fortey how fossilization experiments help us understand the preservation of colour in fossils. https://vimeo.com/191615605

 

Cork Science Festival – November 2016: UCC research at the Cork Science Festival: Dr Maria McNamara explaining (as Gaeilge) how we study colour in fossils animals. https://vimeo.com/193351202

Quercus lecture – February 2017: The value of scientific outreach: Maria speaks to UCC’s most talented students (Quercus programme). https://ucc.hosted.panopto.com/Panopto/Pages/Viewer.aspx?id=30fb6271-1ba3-4797-b93e-324ae2ff8c45

Women on Walls – March 2017: Women on Walls is a campaign by Accenture in partnership with the Royal Irish Academy that seeks to make women leaders visible through a series of commissioned portraits. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=pMjXoxXuCV0