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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When I toured the spacious Museum of Natural History in Beijing in 1988, so
many of its abundant dinosaur skeletons had been removed for revenue-
generating foreign display that the ground floor was half- vacant, and the entire
second story ...
By the end of another lengthened field season in 1987, Rich and his crew had
found several more isolated dinosaur bones, partial skeletons of four or five fish,
and a pelvis of a dinosaur perhaps five feet long. Small by dinosaur standards, ...
They discovered many more fossils, including exquisite skeletons of several new
species of small predatory dinosaurs, relatives of Dromeosaurus, Velociraptor,
and Oviraptor. And at the Flaming Cliffs they discovered another Protoceratops ...
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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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