Dinosaur Discovery: Everything You Need to Be a Paleontologist

Dinosaur Discovery: Everything You Need to Be a Paleontologist

by Chris McGowan, Erica Lyn Schmidt

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Overview

What do dinosaurs look like from the inside out? Take a journey with renowned paleontologist Chris McGowan as he examines species from Allosaurus to T. rex! Along with descriptions and depictions of each creature are experiments that readers can do on their own to make sedimentary rock, replicate a fossil, dissect bone structure, and discover how we know about dinosaurs even though they’ve been extinct for millions of years. With Dinosaur Discovery’s accessible and entertaining information and more than twenty-five engaging experiments, aspiring young scientists will be paleontologists in no time!


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Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781442435551
Publisher: Simon & Schuster Books For Young Readers
Publication date: 06/28/2011
Sold by: SIMON & SCHUSTER
Format: NOOK Book
Pages: 48
File size: 24 MB
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Age Range: 7 - 11 Years

About the Author

Chris McGowan is retired as the curator in the dinosaur department of Canada's Royal Ontario Museum in Toronto. An esteemed paleontologist and former professor of zoology at the University of Toronto, veteran of dinosaur digs around the world, and the author of several other books for young audiences, Chris lives in Toronto.

Erica Lyn Schmidt is a recent graduate of the Milwaukee Institute of Art & Design, where she won the Best of Show prize in the 2006 graduate exhibition. Among her illustration clients are the Burpee Museum of Natural History in Rockford, IL and the North Carolina Museum of Natural Sciences. She lives in Portage, WI.

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