Press Coverage

The Colorado-X Hike, 1,500 miles

India Wood gazes toward northwest corner of the state on at her overnight camp spot inside Castle Peaks Wilderness Study Area Friday, July 17, 2020, near Wolcott.
Photo by Hugh Carey for the Colorado Sun


The Allosaurus and India Wood

India with fossil turtle she excavated in 1985

  • Wall Street Journal, “Cattle Roam This $15.5 Million Colorado Ranch—but It Once Belonged to the Dinosaurs”, October 4, 2022
  • “The Story of Allosaurus”, Benjamin Burger YouTube channel, 17,196 views, listen 17:50-19:30, 2020.
  • Fanocracy book by management guru David Meerman Scott, includes two-page article on India Wood, 2020
  • Beyond Science Standards: Play, Art, Coherence, Community, book by science educator Charles R. Ault, includes vignettes of Wood’s childhood, 2021
  • KRCC radio podcast Wish We Were Here, Episode 13: The Girl Who Dug up Dinosaurs, 2016
  • Ramblebrain blog, The Girl Who Found a Dinosaur, 2015
  • Extinct Monsters blog, Denver’s Fighting Dinosaurs, 2015
  • Cruisin’ the Fossil Freeway book, by Kirk Johnson (now curator of Smithsonian) and Ray Troll, includes allosaurus story, 2007
  • The Denver Post, “Dinosaur Find Buried in Past of ‘Girl Wonder'”, 1999
  • PBS NOVA program, Curse of the T. Rex, online resources, 1997
  • Boston Museum of Science and elsewhere: Prehistoric Worlds, Backyard Discoveries traveling exhibit featured diorama of my teen bone bedroom, BBH Exhibits, 1999
  • Rocky Mountain News, “A Little Girl’s Big Discovery”, 1995
  • KOAA Denver Channel Five Eyewitness News feature TV program, 1984
  • Young Miss magazine, “She Has a Prehistoric Hobby”, 1984
  • People magazine, “India Wood Makes No Bones about It: Her Colorado Dinosaur Find Is a Real Monster”, 1984
  • Rocky Mountain News, “Growing up with Dinosaurs”, 1983
  • KBTV Denver, Sundown 20-minute feature TV program, 1983