Discover the groundbreaking developments in dinosaur research with this state-of-the-art guide to dinosaur biology. Written by experts from a leading dinosaur research centre, this book traces the evolution of the dinosaur from 225 million years ago through to the end of the Cretaceous Period. It explores how they lived and what happened to the dinosaurs during and after the great extinction event.
Research on these fantastic animals is proceeding at a faster pace than ever before. Dinosaurs explores the most recent global discoveries and the major role that new technologies play in revealing previously inaccessible and unknown details about how dinosaurs lived, such as the use of CT-scanning to look inside a dinosaur skull and gain new information on brains and sense organs.
This engaging book reveals the latest findings about dinosaur anatomy and behaviour, evolution, diversity and lifestyle. Lavishly illustrated with artwork, photographs and artistic reconstructions that bring these iconic creatures to life.