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Sci-fi and Jurassic Park have driven research, scientists say

It’s only fair to share…Sci-fi and Jurassic Park have driven research, scientists say Elizabeth Jones, UCL The park is almost open. Two decades on and Jurassic Park has morphed into Jurassic World, the one and only dinosaur theme park. Science has apparently evolved too: the genetically-engineered dinosaurs are to take a secondary role to a… Read more »

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Creating dinosaurs: why Jurassic World could never work

It’s only fair to share…Creating dinosaurs: why Jurassic World could never work John Long, Flinders University When the first Jurassic Park movie hit the silver screens in 1993, I cried. Never before had dinosaurs, those magnificent creatures of bygone days, been brought to life so realistically. It was a palaeontologist’s dream come true. Jurassic Park… Read more »