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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Half of all known dinosaur species have been identified in the past twenty years;
now a new dinosaur is discovered every seven weeks. Among the finds are the
largest dinosaurs ever to walk the earth, discovered in the American Southwest; ...
Sereno discovered dinosaurs at the American Museum "not as strange monsters,
but as a huge group of animals desperately in need of putting in some scientific
order." And with the world's largest collection of dinosaurs at his fingertips, ...
Herrerasaunis ischiqualastensis, 62, 66, 103 discovery of, 70-73 jaw of, 73 lizard-
hipped dinosaurs and, 72 "oddball characteristics" of, 72 Hesperornis, 84
hibernation, 200, 212 Hickey, Leo, 297-98 "high-energy aggression," 162
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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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Approaching the Dinosaur Frontier
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