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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mental history is now known in sometimes exquisite detail, thanks largely to
Olsen. With that understanding have come new clues to early dinosaurs, and the
catastrophic changes in their environment. The Newark Supergroup preserves ...
Until recently Clemens was perhaps best known for his studies of North American
mammals and their evolution across the boundary that marks the end of dinosaur
time, in the place where that change is best recorded, Hell Creek, Montana.
Among Currie's finds were six distinctive foot-bone fragments he identified as
being from Elmisaurus varus ("rare foot lizard"), a fossil animal so rare, as its
name implies, that Currie's Iren Dabasu haul equaled the previously known
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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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