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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Yang's successor as the emperor of Chinese dinosaur paleontology, Dong
Zhiming, was a nature-loving schoolboy in Tsingtao when Yang found his
unicorn dinosaur. 'Tsingtaosaurus was found close by when I was in middle
school, and my ...
But to New Mexico paleontologist Spencer Lucas, a coworker of Dong's in 1984,
he is "an egomaniac. He sees ... The world's most prolific dinosaur hunter,
Chinese paleontologist Dong Zhiming, seen here on expedition in the Gobi
CHAPTER 5: THE DRAGONS OF DASHANPU Interviews Dr. Robert Bakker,
Boulder, Colorado; Dr. Dong Zhiming, Institute of Paleontology and
Paleoanthropology, Beijing, China; Dr. John McIntosh, Wesleyan University; Dr.
Xiao Xi Wu, ...
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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
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