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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A wild and handsome place, it is now called Dinosaur Cove. Early Cretaceous
rock exists farther inland from this windswept square mile of scraggly coast, but it
is seldom exposed. When it is, low, bushy overgrowth obscures the rock.
how a new breed of scientists is revolutionizing our understanding of dinosaurs
Don Lessem. expand their search to the Cove in 1979 and 1980. Progress was
slow, not only because of the rarity of the fossils, but also because of the difficult ...
than had been known for any dinosaur, except for Troodon and its close-cousin
theropods. Hoping to find more of this or other dinosaurs at Dinosaur Cove, and
fearing that the sea might wash away this fossil layer, Rich extended the digging
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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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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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