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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Late in the summer, still in the exploration phase of quarry activities, Jensen
drove a bulldozer across part of the site, making a three hundred-foot-long cut. As
his longtime assistant Ken Stadtman recalls, "All along that cut, there was bone ...
Gillette says, "The standard answer is, in excess of one hundred and ten feet. I
say it is the longest dinosaur known, that it is one hundred and twenty-five
percent the length of the longest known dinosaurs according to the tail vertebrae.
The stratigraphic record on land defines periods closer to one hundred thousand
years, at best, rather than a hundred, a generous guess for a dinosaur's life span.
Determining just what happened to animals at this time, in the sea or on land, ...
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Dinosaur paleontology has been a sensationalist science since the beginning; from the Crystal Palace dinner inside a model Iguanodon, to the Cope and March dinosaur wars, to Roy C. Andrews's dinosaur ... Read full review
The Truth About Dinosaurs
Glossary of Essential Terms
Approaching the Dinosaur Frontier
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