Mary Anning (May 21, 1799 - March 9, 1847), the discoverer of the first ichthyosaur, plesiosaur and of the first complete Pterosaur. I just read "Remarkable Creatures" by Tracy Chevalier, a novel about her life. So worth it!
Tracy Chevalier: fossil-hunting on the Jurassic Coast
Why build sandcastles when you can be digging up ammonites? Rebecca Tyrrel joins author and fossil fanatic Tracy Chevalier on the Dorset coast .
Haslemere Educational Museum
Haslemere Educational Museum is one of the largest geological, natural history and human history museums in central southern England with over 380,000 artefacts from around the world.
Finding Wonders by Jeannine Atkins - A gorgeously written novel in verse about three girls in three different time periods who grew up to become groundbreaking...
A History of the World - Object : Mary Anning's Fossil Extraction Tool
A History of the World is a partnership between the BBC and the British Museum that focuses on world history, involving collaborations between teams across the BBC, and schools, museums and audiences across the UK. The project focuses on the things we have made, from flint to mobile phone.