I had forgotten what little geology I had studied at school--about all that remained was an impression of horror that the illustrations of restored prehistoric monsters had made upon me, and a well-defined belief that any man with a pig's shank and a vivid imagination could "restore" most any sort of paleolithic monster he saw fit, and take rank as a first class paleontologist.
If you ever get back to the outer world you will find that the geologists and paleontologists will be the first to set you down a liar, for they know that no such creatures as they restore ever existed.
Like a paleontologist
, able to reconstruct an entire skeleton from one fossil bone, he was able to reconstruct a whole speech from the one word REVOLUTION.
From later observation--I mention this as worthy the attention of paleontologists
and naturalists--I came to the conclusion that such creatures as the cave-bear, the cave-lion and the saber-tooth tiger, as well as the larger carnivorous reptiles make, ordinarily, two kills a day--one in the morning and one after night.
In the new scenario, the animal held its feathered legs and feet beneath the body, says Sankar Chatterjee, a paleontologist
at Texas Tech University in Lubbock.
She's a paleontologist
and stegosaur expert at the University of Cambridge in England.
Jefferson (District Paleontologist
, Colorado Desert District, California State Parks) and Lowell Lindsay (CEO and Publisher, Sunbelt Publications, San Diego, California), Fossil Treasures Of The Anza-Borrego Desert is an impressively informative collection enhanced with over 300 photographs, maps, tables, appendices, illustrations, and diagrams with useful, helpful and informative information on California's awe-inspiring Anza-Borrego State Park.
SIMI VALLEY - For nearly a decade, paleontologist
Mark Roeder focused on finding the ``little guys'' buried for centuries beneath thousands of feet of rock at the Simi Valley Landfill.
COMPUTER SCIENCE: Imagine you are a paleontologist
on a dig in Liaoning Province.
Henry Fairfield Osborne, a wealthy railroad heir, distinguished paleontologist
, and the head of the American Museum of Natural History, had a theory that large mammals first evolved in central Asia.
Nate Murphy, the paleontologist
in charge of the dig, strolled over to take a look.
You're a paleontologist
and have just found what could be a T.