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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The instigators of this revolution in our knowledge of dinosaurs are shockingly
few in number — scarcely thirty scientists are digging dinosaurs anywhere in the
world. They are miserably paid and, with a few celebrated exceptions, little ...
Changes in the numbers and types of plants, revealed in fossil leaves and pollen,
provided intriguing new evidence that something drastic did occur 65 million
years ago. In 1991, satellite imagery revealed what appears to be the "smoking ...
University of Rhode Island. In their census of myriad small dinosaur bones
sampled from the Hell Creek of Montana, presented to the USGS annual
conference in October 1991, they found no decline whatsoever in the number
and diversity of ...
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The Truth About Dinosaurs
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