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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His chance to research his hunch came on a day off, after a morning spent taking
field-camp photos. After a long drive and hike with his crew, Sereno was the first
to descend into the badlands. "I laid my pack on a prominent rocky spine and ...
In a Greek delicatessen in a one-horse Utah desert town, a ponytailed New
Jersey-born dinosaur paleontologist in a cowboy hat is looking at photographs.
He is also sharing a pastrami sandwich with his Chinese counterpart, a
... paleontologist best known to the public for his studies of how duckbilled
dinosaurs chewed and how some of them could have produced resonating
sounds from their nasal tubes. [Photo by author] beosaurines come from lower
coastal lands ...
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KINGS OF CREATION: How a New Breed of Scientists Is Revolutionizing Our Understanding of DinosaursUser Review - Kirkus
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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