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Re: Behind the Scenes--Dinosaur Models at AMNH
Where is this wonderful exhibit? I missed it.
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Sent: Saturday, March 05, 2005 3:42 PM
Subject: Behind the Scenes--Dinosaur Models at AMNH
> Wow!! This is going to be one amazing exhibit. Having researched some of
> theropods for the Dinosauria cover, I thought they were on the whole
> excellent, accurate and life-like, with the Microraptor "leg wings"
> best visual insight yet as to how this additional airfoil would have
> functioned for lift and stability. I agree with Jaime that the head
> a bit bigger, and I would have made Caudipteryx' gastrocnemius (calf
> complex) less bulky and more tendinous.
> One of those mammals looked pretty nasty, and if had been a theropod I
> have passed it up for something else....
> Mark Hallett