TITLE

Dinosaurs Alive!

PUB. DATE
November 2008
SOURCE
Science Teacher;Nov2008, Vol. 75 Issue 8, p82
SOURCE TYPE
Review
DOC. TYPE
Entertainment Review
ABSTRACT
The article reviews the IMAX presentation "Dinosaurs Alive!" which features footage from expeditions in the 1920s led by the American Museum of Natural History scientist Roy Chapman Andrews who uncovered dinosaur fossils in the Gobi Desert.
ACCESSION #
35272552

 

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