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The rock record is full of stories about life's history. Help me buy a field vehicle so that I can tell these prehistoric tales.
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    Every penny counts. You'll get an acknowledgement in the book that will come out of this summer's fieldwork.

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    Who doesn't love dinosaurs? I'll create a line drawing of a dinosaur just for you and send it by email, as well as list you in the acknowledgements of the book based on this summer's fieldwork.

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    Now we're rolling. For $25, you'll get an acknowledgement in the book, an original dinosketch mailed to you, and ten minutes of Skype time to ask me anything you like about fossils (must be redeemed within one year.)

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    Keep up with me in the field! For $50 you'll get special videos from this summer's fieldwork right to your inbox so you can follow me as I go from fossil site to fossil site, as well as an electronic copy of the book that will emerge from this summer's fieldwork.

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    For the avid fossil fan. Get a signed copy of My Beloved Brontosaurus, special videos from the field, and an electronic copy of the book that will emerge from this summer's fieldwork.

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    Pledge US$ 150 or more About US$ 150

    Want to talk fossils? Get thirty minutes of Skype time to chat about all things prehistoric - great for classrooms as well as individual fossil fans. (Must be redeemed within one year.) You'll also get the email video updates and an electronic copy of the book that will emerge from this summer's fieldwork.

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    For book lovers. Get signed copies of My Beloved Brontosaurus and Prehistoric Predators, as well as special video updates from the field and an electronic copy of the book that will emerge from this summer's fieldwork.

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    Pledge US$ 500 or more About US$ 500

    The total package! You'll get signed copies of My Beloved Brontosaurus and Prehistoric Predators, 30 minutes of Skype time (redeemable within a year), special videos from the field, and a copy of the book that will come out of this summer's fieldwork, acknowledgement included.

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    Pledge US$ 1,000 or more About US$ 1,000

    What better way to say "Thank you" than some fossil time? I'll plan a day geeking out about fossils at the Natural History Museum of Utah in Salt Lake City for you and a guest, with lunch or dinner included. (Must be redeemed within one year.) Not to mention a signed copy of My Beloved Brontosaurus, a copy of the book that will come out of this summer's fieldwork, and video updates from the field.

    (Winner must provide their own travel and lodging.)

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    Pledge US$ 1,500 or more About US$ 1,500

    Want to talk a fossil field trip? If you pick this top reward, I'll plan a day visiting the Utah Field House of Natural History and Dinosaur National Monument for you and up to two guests, with lunch and dinner included. Not to mention a signed copy of My Beloved Brontosaurus, a copy of the book that will come out of this summer's fieldwork, and video updates from the field.

    (Winner must provide their own travel to Salt Lake City and lodging.)

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