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Re: Jane The juvy T. rex

On Sat, 9 Jul 2005 14:30:47 EDT Danvarner@aol.com writes:
> In a message dated 7/9/2005 2:20:22 PM Eastern Standard Time,  
> bigelowp@juno.com writes:
> << The only photo I have seen so far was an  OBLIQUE frontal view of 
> the
> skull (grrrrr....).  It's a pretty photo,  but its pretty useless 
> from an
> educational point of view.  Doesn't the  Burpee photographer know 
> how to
> take dorsal shots and lateral shots?!  (harummph......) >>

> Maybe for the pub.

Yeah, it was meant as sarcasm.  ;-)  Orthogonal (straight-on)
persepectives convey scientific information, and if the specimen is
currently being researched then those views are usually withheld from the
public until after publication.