Jurassic Poop

Jurassic Poop

What Dinosaurs (and Others) Left Behind

Book - 2006
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Grand Central Pub
Left by an animal long ago, this durable doo-doo survived the long journey through the ages. It started out stinky, but now it's frozen, dried or turned to rock. To a scientist, it's anything but gross --- it's a priceless artifact that can help piece together the puzzle of ancient life.

Funny and informative, Jurassic Poop is flush with amazing facts, stories and activities. Learn how to spot ancient poop imposters. Meet dung detectives getting to the bottom of history's hind-end mysteries. Find out how poop gets preserved and discover what it can tell us about dinosaurs, humans and many other animals from long ago. So hold your nose and take a journey back in time to see what tales ancient poop has to tell.

Univ of Toronto Pr
Take a journey back in time to see what amazing tales ancient poop has to tell us about dinosaurs.

Baker & Taylor
Describes what coprolites are and where they are often found, and explains the different ways they may have become fossilized and why they are important to paleontologists.

& Taylor

Featuring fascinating facts, stories, and activities, this hilarious, fun-filled--and occasionally smelly--guide to centuries-old caca follows dung detectives as they solve the mysteries of what was left behind by creatures long ago. Simultaneous.

Publisher: Toronto : Kids Can Press, c2006
ISBN: 9781553378679
Branch Call Number: 567.9 B4554j 2006 CHILD
Characteristics: 40 p. : ill. (chiefly col.), map, ports. ; 29 cm
Additional Contributors: Mack, Steve (Steve Page)


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Mar 31, 2009

this book taught me about different types of poop and what they mean.

Mar 31, 2009

this book was gross but also really cool

Mar 30, 2009

This was a weird, digusting fascinating book all tied up


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