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Dinosaur TV Week



Here are some highlights of U.S. national television
programming concerning dinosaurs, other prehistoric
animals, and the scientific discussion of evolution,
from high art to low trash and (theoretically) back
again, all times Eastern (check local listings to
confirm):

Sunday, May 14

E!, 3:00am (rebroadcast 3:30am Monday, 12:30pm
Tuesday, 8:00am Friday)
Behind the Scenes
"Disney's Dinosaur"
A look at this summer's much-feted Disney cartoon.

Discovery Channel, 9:30am 
Bonehead Detectives of the Paleoworld
Kid's show about paleontology.  This week: "The
Wandering Dinos."  Dinosaur migration.

Disney Channel, 8:00pm (rebroadcast 8:35pm Tuesday,
7:00pm Thursday, 4:00pm Friday, 3:30pm Saturday,
8:30pm Sunday)
Movie Surfers go Inside Disney's Dinosaur
More stuff on the cartoon.

Wednesday, May 17

TLC, 9:00pm (rebroadcast midnight)
When Dinosaurs Ruled
"Ground Zero"
Earliest dinosaur.

TLC, 10:00pm (rebroadcast 1:00am)
When Dinosaurs Ruled
"China"
New evidence that birds evolved from dinosaurs.

Thursday, May 18

History Channel, 9:00am
The Real West
"Dinosaur Hunters of the Old West"
Cope and Marsh.

Saturday, May 20

ABC-TV, 7:00pm (check your listing -- this may be a
program airing only on ABC's flagship station, WABC-TV
in New York)
Disney's Dinosaur: Larger than Life
Yet more on the cartoon.  A wooly mammoth, a panda and
a penguin were walking across the African savannah and
....

Sunday, May 21

Discovery Channel, 9:30am 
Bonehead Detectives of the Paleoworld
Kid's show about paleontology.  This week: "The New
Monsters in Town."  What evolved once dinsoaurs were
gone.

So, I take it that Disney's Dinosaur is opening soon.



=====
Larry

"I've been ionized, but I'm OK now."

http://members.tripod.com/~megalania/index.html

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