The Science of Jurassic World

The field of dinosaur science has blossomed by leaps and bounds and branched out in recent years, in no small part to this iconic movie series.

The Science of Jurassic World

The Science of Jurassic World

A tale of some of the most amazing creatures ever to grace this tiny planet—unearth how the science fiction of the Jurassic World franchise inspired the evolution of dinosaur science. It all began in 1993. Jurassic Park was a movie landmark in the development of computer-generated imagery and animatronic visual effects. Jurassic Park became the highest-grossing movie of that year, and the highest-grossing film ever at the time, a record held until the 1997 release of Titanic. The field of dinosaur science has blossomed by leaps and bounds and branched out in recent years, in no small part to this iconic movie series. In The Science of Jurassic World, we experience the amazing story of the birth of the dinosaurs, how they evolved to world dominance, how some became gargantuan in size, how others grew wings and flew, and how the rest of them met an untimely end. Chapters include: How did Jurassic Park transform dinosaur science? Was Dr. Alan Grant’s job a walk in the park? What’s with the giant dinosaur poop? When will we clone dinosaurs? And so much more! Discover how some of cinema’s most incredible creations do justice to the jaw-dropping evolution of these fantastic creatures.

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The Science of Jurassic World
Language: en
Pages: 264
Authors: Mark Brake, Jon Chase
Categories: Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2021-06-15 - Publisher: Simon and Schuster

A tale of some of the most amazing creatures ever to grace this tiny planet—unearth how the science fiction of the Jurassic World franchise inspired the evolution of dinosaur science. It all began in 1993. Jurassic Park was a movie landmark in the development of computer-generated imagery and animatronic visual
The Science of Jurassic Park and the Lost World
Language: en
Pages: 194
Authors: Rob DeSalle, David Lindley
Categories: Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 1998-01-01 - Publisher: Harpercollins

Describes the author's success in isolating some of the oldest DNA ever discovered, cites humorous bloopers from "Jurassic Park," and details the ongoing search for the perfect egg
The Science of Jurassic World
Language: en
Pages: 240
Authors: Mark Brake, Jon Chase
Categories: Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2021-06-01 - Publisher: Skyhorse

A tale of some of the most amazing creatures ever to grace this tiny planet—unearth how the science fiction of the Jurassic World franchise inspired the evolution of dinosaur science. It all began in 1993. Jurassic Park was a movie landmark in the development of computer-generated imagery and animatronic visual
The Science of Jurassic Park and the Lost World, Or, How to Build a Dinosaur
Language: en
Pages: 194
Authors: Rob DeSalle, David Lindley
Categories: Dinosaurs
Type: BOOK - Published: 1997 - Publisher:

Guide to the science used in Steven Spielberg's films Jurassic Park and The Lost World. Could modern scientists recreate dinosaurs from 85 million-year-old DNA?
The Science of Monsters
Language: en
Pages: 160
Authors: Matt Kaplan
Categories: Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2013-03-21 - Publisher: Hachette UK

Modern audiences do not find dragons frightening. Fascinating as mythical creatures, yes, but terrifying, no. Yet, present them with a story about a virus that can kill a healthy adult in hours and they will have nightmares for weeks. The difference between the two is believability. Monsters are at their

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