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* National Geographic Learning. Global middle school curriculum,

  Impact: Flying High. Featured Explorer and contributor (2024, 2016)

* National Geographic Learning. Research and art profiled in high

  school textbook World of Chemistry, 4th Edition by Zumdahl et al

  2020, p.380-1 (circulation >20K). Amazon, Cengage
* National Geographic Learning. Research and art profiled

  Explorations booklet Ryan Carney: Bringing Dinosaurs to Life"

  (circulation >50K) and accompanying video (2020).

* Archaeopteryx research featured in My Beloved Brontosaurus by

  Riley Black (2013)
Archaeopteryx research featured in
Zombie Birds, Astronaut Fish,

  and Other Weird Animals by Becky Crew (2013)


* National Geographic Magazine. Archaeopteryx research featured in

  Sep 2021 issue: “From a dino’s wing” by Michael Greshko. (circulation >10M)

New Scientist. “The Early Bird” by Michael Marshall (circulation 125K) (2019). link

National Geographic Magazine. Archaeopteryx research featured as

  2-page spread in May 2018 issue (circulation >10M): imagearticle

USF Magazine. “Using virtual reality to learn more about dinosaurs” (2017). link

National Geographic Kids. Research featured in "Dinosaur Color" by Zac Petit. (circulation >4M) (2014)


* Make-A-Wish (2022): +

* National Geographic: one of five paleontologists on a "Reimagining Dinosaurs" panel on Facebook Live. Viewership: >140K. (2020)
• National Geographic Learning: two virtual "Masterclass" visits to elementary, middle, and high school students in 96 institutions

  across 12 countries in Latin America. Viewership: 11K. (2020)

* National Geographic Emerging Explorer, class of 2017

* Visited 2nd grade classroom at Oakridge Elementary to teach students about dinosaurs and AR (2017). video

* National Geographic Learning / Cengage. Keynote speaker (2016)

* Volunteer. Florida Aquarium: National Fossil Day (2016); Yale Peabody Museum: Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Days, Paleo-Knowledge

  Bowl (2007–2010); California State Capital: Science Days (2007)

Museum Exhibits

* Pokémon Fossil Museum. Consultant (2021). linkvirtual tour

* "The Art of Archaeopteryx" traveling exhibit. Contributor, consultant (2015)

* Garden of the Gods Visitor Center. "Theiophytalia kerri." Consultant (2014)

* Lawrence Hall of Science. "Big Dinos Return." Contributor (2005)​



* Interviewed about and mosquito AI research by Good Morning AmericaABC Action News, FOX 13,

  Bay News 9, SNNTV, and WTSP in 2023, 2020

* WFLA (2022): “Meet the dinosaurs from ‘Jurassic World Dominion’”. video

* Digital Dinosaurs course featured by local news (2019, 2018, 2017)

* National Geographic Channel. "T. rex Autopsy." Consultant (2015)

* Discovery / Science Channel. "The Dinosaur Feather Mystery." Contributor (2004)



* USF Press Release. "22 USF Faculty Members Recognized with Outstanding Research Achievements Awards"

“Using citizen science and AI to track deadly and invasive mosquitoes”

Aedes aegypti: hi-res, web

Aedes scapularis: hi-res, web

Aedes vittatus: hi-res, web

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WANTED_Aedes vittatus_web_1080x1080.jpg

* Carney et al 2020, Scientific Reports  pdf

"Evidence corroborates identity of isolated fossil feather as a

wing covert of Archaeopteryx"


  • press releases: EurekAlert!USF: "Dinosaur feather study debunked"

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* Lindgren et al 2015, Scientific Reports  pdf

  • press releases: EurekAlert!, Brown University: "Pigments, organelles persist in fossil feathers"

  • articles: Forbes,  IFLScience!,  NBC NewsredOrbit,  Science Update radio / AAAS,  Tech Times,  Vice / Motherboard,  Der Standard (Austria),  Yahoo! News (Canada),  Gazeta Wyborcza (Poland),  VladTime (Russia), Europa Press (Spain)

* Lindgren et al 2014, Nature  pdf

* Carney et al 2012, Nature Communications  pdf

* USF Press Release. "USF researchers launch global dashboard to track invasive mosquitoes carrying deadly diseases"

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