Dinosaur Dance Floor?

December 2008
Weekly Reader News - Edition 3;12/12/2008, Vol. 78 Issue 13, p2
The article reports that scientists have discovered more than 1,000 holes that may be dinosaur footprints in Arizona. Scientists speculate that the dinosaurs probably went there for water, and the site might have been an oasis. Scientist Marjorie Chan says she will research more to find out what caused the holes.


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