Dinosaurs should rock older students too

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Young children are often read fairy tales that expose them to a fantasy world
inhabited by dragons, witches, elves, trolls, ogres and other supernatural monsters, as well as acts of magic. Exciting as this world can be, the first time a child is shown a dinosaur skeleton, and explained that it’s the remains of a real creature, the world of science is introduced.
Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)41-41
Number of pages1
JournalAustralasian Science
Issue number3
Publication statusPublished - Jun 2018


  • dinosaurs
  • scientific ideas
  • geochemistry


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