The Bone Wars: Part 1

In this two-part podcast, we explore the rivalry between paleontologists Edward Drinker Cope and Othniel Charles Marsh. Marsh was a farmer's son and Cope grew up in a wealthy household. The two started out as friends, but their friendship soon soured.

Topics in this Podcast: Edward Drinker Cope, Othniel Charles Marsh, the Bone Wars, The Most Requested Episodes We Already Have, Paleontology, 19th century, dinosaurs