Kings of creation: how a new breed of scientists is revolutionizing our understanding of dinosaurs
Half of all known dinosaur species have been discovered in only the past two decades, thanks to a young generation of paleontologists who are reinvigorating the field of dinosaur studies. In Dinosaurs Rediscovered, science journalist Don Lessem describes these adventurous scientists and their remarkable finds. Photos and line drawings throughout.
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Currie has come across the teeth and foot bones of several predatory dinosaurs,
some common, others rare, and all known from both Asia and North America. The
presence of all these dinosaurs, even in such fragmentary form, is compelling ...
of the opposing view, that "there was an exchange of faunas between Asia and
North America during the Late Cretaceous, at least of dinosaur faunas — the
mammals, for some reason, did not migrate." Overall, the case for an Asian-
With these qualifications in mind, some tentative conclusions can be drawn about
dinosaur migration between Asia and North America. Carnivorous dinosaurs
were more alike across continents and more diverse than herbivores in Asia.
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A Baedeker to the sprawling, brawling world of dinosaur research. Lessem, a science journalist who has founded the Dinosaur Foundation to promote the study of every kid's favorite beasties, delivers a ... Read full review
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The Truth About Dinosaurs
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Approaching the Dinosaur Frontier
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