Dinosaurs Rediscovered: New Findings which are Revolutionizing Dinosaur Science
From dinosaurs smaller than chickens to the biggest beasts ever to walk the Earth, here is the exciting story of recent discoveries about dinosaurs and the scientists who made them. Informal and informative.--The Boston Globe. Lessem wrote and hosted a recent Nova series on dinosaurs. Photos and drawings.
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Much more is at stake in this tape-measure battle than some bragging rights —
the future of productive research projects and the legacy of one of the last of the
nonacademic dinosaur diggers, "Dinosaur Jim" Jensen. From the age of ten, on a
Eddie Jones took Jensen to the quarry after Jensen had admired a huge bone of
a Dry Mesa carnivore on Jones's coffee table. In the summer of 1972, Jensen
went to Dry Mesa on a headline- making hunt. "I was an obsessed man.
If Jensen's papers failed to establish unequivocally the singular nature of his
finds, including the biggest-dinosaur claim, neither did the fossils themselves. But
they may yet. When he retired in 1983, Jensen left behind a staggering one ...
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The Truth About Dinosaurs
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