By John Pickrell
Unearthing the hot paleontologial discoveries, this interesting well known technology booklet exhibits that birds are direct descendants of dinosaurs. the invention of the 1st feathered dinosaur in China in 1996 despatched shockwaves during the paleontologial international. have been the feathers a part of a posh mating ritual, or a stepping stone within the evolution of flight? And simply how heavily comparable is T. rex to a fowl? Award-winning journalist John Pickrell unearths how dinosaurs constructed flight and have become the birds in our backyards. He delves into the most recent paleontological findings in China, the USA, and Europe and uncovers a thriving black industry in fossils and infighting among dinosaur hunters. He additionally investigates the arguable plan to exploit a chook to deliver dinosaurs again from the lifeless. maybe dinosaurs didn't die out while an asteroid hit Earth sixty six million years in the past. This booklet trips into the deep, darkish depths of the Jurassic to determine what occurred.