Bone Diggers
Web site credits

Web Site Credits

Lauren Aguirre, Executive Editor
Rima Chaddha, Assistant Editor
Brenden Kootsey, Senior Web Developer
David Levin, Assistant Editor
Susan K. Lewis, Editor
Melissa Salpietra, Editorial Assistant
Peter Tyson, Editor in Chief
Anya Vinokour, Senior Designer
Li Wei, Designer

Special Thanks
John Long, Museum Victoria
Patricia Rich, Monash University
Rod Wells, Flinders University
Stephen Wroe, University of New South Wales

Image Credits 
Bone Diggers homepage
Image composite: (John Long with skull, cave interior) © NOVA/WGBH Educational Foundation

Evolution Down Under
Images: (red kangaroo)© Michelle Allen/ Pty Ltd; (animation) Tectonic plate reconstructions derived from data available at paleomap/paleomap.html; (opossum)© Rex Lisman: Wild Planet Photography; (landscape of Uluru)© Matej Pribelsky; (two men with skeleton) © NOVA/WGBH Educational Foundation; (kangaroo and echidna) © Reuters/CORBIS

The Extinction Enigma
Images: (lizard attacking bird) Courtesy Peter Trusler; (preserving skeleton, man beneath stalactites, descending into cave, John Long with skull, fossil bird) © NOVA/WGBH Educational Foundation; (bushfire)© Simon Owler; (Gifford Miller) Courtesy Gifford Miller

Anatomy of Thylacoleo
Images: (skeleton) Courtesy Roderick T. Wells; (kangaroo)© Michelle Allen/ Pty Ltd; (lion)© Nico Smit, Nico Smit Photography; (opossum hind paw) © Dennis Deck; (cat claw) Courtesy; (koala) © Paul Osmond/; (Tasmanian devil)© Leo Stanners/Limelight Design; (tiger)© Dirk Freder

Australia's Vanished Beasts
Images: (illustrations) by Frank Knight originally for Kadimakara: Extinct Vertebrates of Australia, P. V. Rich and G. F. van Tets, editors (Pioneer Design Studio, Melbourne, Australia, 1985, and Princeton University Press, 1991), used with permission of the copyright holders, P. V. Rich and F. Knight

TV Program Description
Image: (bone fragments) © NOVA/WGBH Educational Foundation

Program credits

TV Program Credits

Produced by
Clay Bryce
Mike Searle

Produced for NOVA by
Elizabeth Arledge

Narration Written by
Elizabeth Arledge

Directed by
Ingo Helbig
Clay Bryce
Stuart Scowcroft
Carolyn Bertram

Associate Producer
Molly Longstreth

Daniel Searle
Ian Pugsley
Brian Dowley

Edited by
Doug Quade

Narrated by
Neil Ross

Sound Recordists
Doug Hampton
Dean Radovic
Tom Williams

Music Design Systems
Justin Low
Valeria Niazov
Rob Morsberger

Online Editor and Colorist
Jim Ferguson

Post Production Facility
The OutPost

Sound Mix
Hamdon Sound
Richard Bock

Visual Effects
Daniel Pita

Alan Muller

Special Thanks
Princess Margaret Hospital for Children
Rio Tinto WA Future Fund
Western Australian Museum Foundation


NOVA Series Graphics
yU + co.

NOVA Theme Music
Walter Werzowa
John Luker
Musikvergnuegen, Inc.

Additional NOVA Theme Music
Ray Loring

Closed Captioning
The Caption Center

NOVA Administrator
Ashley King

Eileen Campion
Anna Lowi
Yumi Huh
Lindsay de la Rigaudiere

Gaia Remerowski

Production Coordinator
Linda Callahan

Unit Manager
Carla Raimer

Raphael Nemes

Talent Relations
Scott Kardel, Esq.
Janice Flood

Legal Counsel
Susan Rosen Shishko

Assistant Editor
Alex Kreuter

Associate Producer, Post Production
Patrick Carey

Post Production Supervisor
Regina O'Toole

Post Production Editor
Rebecca Nieto

Post Production Manager
Nathan Gunner

Supervising Producer
Stephen Sweigart

Business Manager
Joseph P. Tracy

Producers, Special Projects
Susanne Simpson
Lisa Mirowitz

Coordinating Producer
Laurie Cahalane

Senior Science Editor
Evan Hadingham

Senior Series Producer
Melanie Wallace

Managing Director
Alan Ritsko

Senior Executive Producer
Paula S. Apsell


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