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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Rather suddenly, from the evolutionary perspective, crocodiles, turtles, lizards,
frogs, and mammals all appeared for the first time in the fossil record. They
coexisted with holdovers from the Permian period in a spectacular menagerie.
He recommended an Ischigualasto exploration to famed Harvard mammal
paleontologist Alfred Romer, who belatedly mounted a dig in 1958. Romer
returned in 1964 to a site fifty miles to the northeast of the valley and discovered
more fossils ...
But on land, and along water margins, turtles, crocodiles, snakes, amphibians,
and most mammals made it through the K/T boundary. Placental mammals and
now- extinct multituberculates did fine, as did marsupials in South America,
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