Richard Fortey

Richard Fortey was a senior paleontologist at the Natural History Museum in London until his retirement in 2006. He is the author of several books, including "Fossils: The Key to the Past; The Hidden Landscape, "which won the Natural World Book of the Year in 1993; "Life: A Natural History of Four Billion Years of Life on Earth; Trilobite!, "which was short-listed for the Samuel Johnson Prize;" Earth: An Intimate History; "and "Dry Storeroom No. 1: The Secret Life of the Natural History Museum....See more