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Karolyn Mosbacher joins the rex Lab team to pursue research on bird anatomy. Kari is a first-year undergraduate, and is already collecting data on bird skull densities. Here she has produced a dorsal view of a merlin (Falco columbarius) skull based on CT data...

 

Karolyn Mosbacher gives us a dorsal view of the cranium of a merlin (Falco columbarius ), with hotter colors representing denser bone.

Karolyn Mosbacher gives us a dorsal view of the cranium of a merlin (Falco columbarius ), with hotter colors representing denser bone.

 ...while lab veteren Lauren Schultz (right) produces a spectacular anterior CT view of a great horned owl (Bubo virginianus) skull.  Kari (left) and Lauren held these expressions for 45 seconds.

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