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Re: It's funny because it's true...

On Tue, 28 Jun 2011, Heinrich Mallison wrote:
On Wed, Jun 29, 2011 at 12:26 AM, Dann Pigdon <dannj@alphalink.com.au> wrote:

I had the misfortune of watching most of 'March of the Dinosaurs' recently on 
television. It
certainly explained why theropods became extinct. I can't imagine them being 
very successful
hunters if they strode about making loud footfalls, noisily brushing aside 
vegetation, and
constantly vocalising.

yeah, even the videos in the Berlin museum show a theropod
(allosaurid) surprising some Dysalotosaurus, stopping, roaring, THEN
trying to catch them


but then, why have scientists decide how science should be portrayed
in a public exhibition of a research institution? Media people are
sooooooo much better at everything!

Because, sadly, the Media People help those scientists and institutions keep going.