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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dinosaurs, and duckbills and horned dinosaurs in particular, are the best
understood of any dinosaur groups. Paleontologists have found the complete
skeletons of adult duckbilled dinosaurs, down to skin and ossified tendons.
Where skulls ...
Arguably, what makes the duckbills as a group most special are their teeth, which
make them, as Horner wrote, "the most sophisticated reptiles ever, living or
extinct." Small teeth are packed closely together into columnar families, which are
Upland lived more conservative-appearing duckbills, such as Maia- saura.
Matthew Carrano, a precocious Brown University undergraduate, drew an
intriguing parallel between duckbills and modern cud-chewing mammals in a
presentation at ...
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The Truth About Dinosaurs
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