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Re: What to do?
At 03:42 PM 8/6/97 -0400, ES wrote:
>A few minor reactions to this thread:
>Anecdotally, all but two of the nearly one dozen leading paleontologists
>I've interviewed pointed to dinosaur movies (King Kong, Fantasia,
>Harryhausen, Godzilla) as being the single most important motivation
>toward their devoting their lives to science. Of the other two, one was
>sucked in by plastic dino toys,
But I might add that the..., er..., person in question DID spend a whole lot
of time watching monster movies during his formative years.
>and the other's source of interest is
>mysterious (though he does like sushi).
Thomas R. Holtz, Jr.
Vertebrate Paleontologist Webpage: http://www.geol.umd.edu
Dept. of Geology Email:firstname.lastname@example.org
University of Maryland Phone:301-405-4084
College Park, MD 20742 Fax: 301-314-9661