Posted by: grokscience | May 15, 2013

The Dinosaurs They Are A-Changin’

brian-zionDinosaurs! Who doesn’t love them? But the dinosaurs of our childhood – the giant Brontosaurus, the spiky Stegosaurus, and the Godzilla-like Tyrannosaurus rex – have changed so much over the years. The Brontosaurus, for example, never actually existed, and T. Rex might have had feathers! On this episode, science writer Brian Switek discussed his new book, “My Beloved Brontosaurus: On the Road with Old Bones, New Science, and Our Favorite Dinosaurs.”

What about Barney? 😉



Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in: Logo

You are commenting using your account. Log Out /  Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )


Connecting to %s


%d bloggers like this: