Essays Tagged: "Dinosaur"

Woolly Mammoth

als Research: Woolly MammothWe have learned much about the Woolly Mammoth almost more than any otherdinosaur that has been identified. Due to the fact that the Woolly Mammoth so closelyresembles today ... BibliographyCarlberg, Ulf. 'The Mammoth.' November 22, 1996.(3/1/97)Dixon, Douglas. The Illustrated Dinosaur Encyclopedia. New York: Gallery Books.1988. pp.10,31Kitson, Kenneth. 'Zoobooks: Elephants' ...

(2 pages) 74 0 3.4 Mar/1997

Subjects: Science Essays > Zoology

"Jurassic Park". Comparison of the book (Crichton) and the movie (Spielberg)

truction accident. Themovie and the book's opening scenes show some Jurassic Park workers loading a dinosaur into amaximum security cage. The dinosaur grabbed a hold of one of the workers causing chao ... ne of the workers causing chaosthroughout the worksite. The construction worker was drawn in by the dinosaur and never returned.After this "construction accident," the worker's family was suing Jurass ...

(2 pages) 84 1 4.3 Oct/1996

Subjects: Art Essays > Film & TV Studies > Film Review and Analysis

Extinction

EXTINCTIONTwo-hundred and thirty million years ago the first dinosaur-like creature roamed the earth. Within five million years it could be considered a dinosaur ... llion years ago they vanished. The most powerful creatures ever to live on earth had become extinct.Dinosaurs were not the only victims of this 'mass extinction.' There were many other species that we ... caused these extinctions. One such scenario involves the growing number of small mammals which ate dinosaur eggs, and therefore caused the dinosaurs' birth rate to drop. The birth rate became smaller ...

(8 pages) 106 0 2.1 Jan/1996

Subjects: Science Essays > Biology

Denne stil omhandler dinosaurer. Her i blandt plesiosaurere, Sauropoder og Tyrannosaurus-Rex.

Dinosaureret levende mysteriumDinosaurer er en fællesbetegnelse for de grupper af nu udd&oslas ... de grupper af nu uddøde krybdyr, som herskede på jorden for 200 mill. år siden. Dinosaurerne hører i dag til nogen af de mest interessante dyr, der nogensinde har eksisteret ... yr, der nogensinde har eksisteret. Bland andet på grund af deres enorme størrelser. Da Dinosaurerne dukkede op for ca. 230 millioner år siden, så jorden helt anderledes ud som ...

(4 pages) 43 0 5.0 Jan/2003

Subjects: Science Essays > Earth Sciences > Geology & Geosciences

Analysis of the cinematography of Jurassic Park

the movie Jurassic Park that make the movie interesting. This film plays with the question What if dinosaurs were alive today? The director, Steven Spielberg, uses sound, lighting, camera angles, com ... ectacular one. Not only that, but it is a unique kind of action/adventure movie because it is about dinosaurs, which makes it even more interesting.The sound in the movie was used fantastically. There ...

(4 pages) 95 1 3.7 Dec/2003

Subjects: Art Essays > Film & TV Studies > Film Review and Analysis

Retail banking in India

When a Dinosaur finally decides to get moving, it covers the ground at a very high speed. This is similar t ...

(6 pages) 110 0 3.0 Mar/2004

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Management

Extinction

As for the extinction of the dinosaurs the only solid fact is that no trace of dinosaur has been found after the Cretaceous. This ... ference for the dramatic.It should be emphasise, however, that there is no reason to think that the dinosaurs disappeared suddenly. And there is neither any reason to think that they disappeared becau ... use they all died! All animals die, but extinction happens because lesser new are born than die.The dinosaurs were a very great success and the superiors of their time with no competition from other v ...

(5 pages) 54 0 5.0 Mar/2004

Subjects: Science Essays

Competition - What Makes the World Go Round

It is not only positive; it's necessary.For example, lets go back to before the human race existed. Dinosaurs - if one is a stronger species than another it is going to win in a fight. The winner, the ... etter living conditions, the better mate. Those are the things they are competeing for. The winning dinosaur is now proven stronger; his offspring will have the advantages he has. It is survival of th ...

(1 pages) 33 0 3.0 Apr/2004

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Society and community

Endangered Species:The Rhinocerous Iguana

the reptile class. The evolutionary history of reptiles is from the extinct reptiles, which are the dinosaur, pterosaur, and the ichthyosaur. The rhinoceros iguana is in the squamta order and in lacer ...

(7 pages) 62 0 3.8 May/2004

Subjects: Science Essays > Zoology

Are birds really dinosuars? 1/2 page essay

There is a lot of evidence that birds are dinosaurs. For example some of their traits like clawed toes and scales covering their feet. One of ... birds have a keeled sternum. Thomas Huxley was one of the first people to make a connection between dinosaurs and birds. John Ostrom found 22 features in theropods and birds that could not be found in ... ly flightless swimmers, and Ichthyornithiformes toothed flying birds that probably fed on fish. The dinosaur birds did not have hollow bones like regular birds have today, if they did have hollow bone ...

(1 pages) 18 0 0.0 Jan/2005

Subjects: Science Essays > Biology

An article on an amazing discovery: Modern Godzilla?

ossil was found in Argentina resembling a 135 million year old marine crocodile. With the head of a dinosaur and a body of a fish, scientists call him "Godzilla". Diego Pol of The Ohio State Universit ... s." The animal also had huge sharp teeth, 13 counting, paleontologists say were often found in most dinosaurs."This was a top predator that probably swam around using its jagged teeth to bite and cut ...

(1 pages) 21 1 1.0 Mar/2006

Subjects: Science Essays > Zoology

Edmontosaurus

tosaurous means "Edmonton Lizard", named from the Canadian Edmonton rock formation in Alberta. This dinosaur was named in 1917 by Lawrence M. Lambe. You might even remember the Edmontosaurous from the ... the nasal passage. Scientists think that these skin flaps were inflatable, in order to scare other dinosaurs and as part of the mating ritual. The Edmontosaurous lived in herds that migrated with the ...

(1 pages) 11 0 5.0 Apr/2006

Subjects: Science Essays > Zoology

'The First World War was the most important cause of the Russian Revolution'.- How true is this claim?

ess. Governance by a series of men who were out of touch with technology had produced an industrial dinosaur: little had changed with respect to the way the Romanov Dynasty ruled the sprawling empire, ...

(6 pages) 33 0 3.0 Oct/2006

Subjects: History Term Papers > European History

VCR Bob Vs. Monster D. Big-Screen

big leather seat of a AMC movie theater. Sitting there unaware that within minutes a twenty foot 2D dinosaur is going to digitally attack me from the screen. The jolt of this thought awoke me from my ...

(2 pages) 330 0 0.0 Apr/2001

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

Jurrasic Park

¡Â¨ the island plus Nedry act, turn off the security system for steal the embryo of dinosaurs to sell to Lewis Dodgson; Nedry will paid $1,5 billion cost for fifteen live species of di ... dinosaur. That¡¦s also make the electricity in perimeter fence off, make dinosaurs escaped, especially raptor. When the electricity off the two car off, where Alan Grant, Ia ...

(4 pages) 9 0 0.0 May/2001

Subjects: Humanities Essays

DID LIFE COME FROM MARS?

s ago was ruff. About 4 million years ago asteroids bombarded the earth. Every 10-100 million years dinosaur killing asteroids hit the earth. An asteroid that is very known is called Eros. This very l ... s ago was ruff. About 4 million years ago asteroids bombarded the earth. Every 10-100 million years dinosaur killing asteroids hit the earth. An asteroid that is very known is called Eros. This very l ...

(4 pages) 19 0 0.0 Jul/2001

Subjects: Science Essays > Environmental Science

Family Daycare

ple 1 Anecdotes 2 Date: 20-8-01 Time: 9.25am Setting: Lounge Room Observation: Louis steps into the dinosaur container with both feet, Louis proceeds to place all the miniature rubber dinosaurs in the ... container using his developed right hand pincer grip. Once the box is full to the brim with rubber dinosaurs Louis over balances and falls backwards on to the mat.Interpretation: Louis has been able ...

(14 pages) 49 0 0.0 Oct/2001

Subjects: Humanities Essays

Compsognathus Dinosaur

8 lbs (3.6 kg) Period: Late JurassicCompsognathus was once the smallest known dinosaur -- about the size of a chicken. Because of its size and the lightness of its bones, it is b ... y small animals such as moles, rats, and other small Animals. Compsognathus was the fourth smallest dinosaur. Compsognathus was 24 in (0.6 meters) 40 in (1.0 meters). Compsognathus weighed around 8 Ib ...

(1 pages) 1447 0 1.0 Oct/2001

Subjects: Humanities Essays

Warm Blooded Or Cold Bloded

Dinosaurs, like other reptiles, were thought until fairly recently to be cold-blooded. There is stil ... ere is still a good case for this viewpoint. But lately some scientists have swung to the idea that dinosaurs were warm-blooded. There is a good case for this too. Scientists have conflicting opinions ... this too. Scientists have conflicting opinions on this subject. Some paleontologists think that all dinosaurs were "warm-blooded" in the same sense that modern birds and mammals are: that is, they had ...

(3 pages) 17 0 4.0 Aug/2001

Subjects: Science Essays > Biology

Endangered Species

e while weaker ones can not.” It is the natural process’ result such as the extinction of dinosaur. There is no doubt about that we are not responsible for the species extinction at this sta ...

(2 pages) 26 0 5.0 Aug/2007

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Controversial Issues