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A Grown-Up Guide to Dinosaurs

Written by: Ellie Sans, Clare Chadburn
Narrated by: Professor Ben Garrod
Length: 2 hrs and 50 mins
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We're living through a golden age of paleontological research that, in the last couple of decades, has radically changed our understanding of dinosaurs. Through candid interviews with the world’s top paleontologists, Professor Ben Garrod reveals new dinosaur facts from cutting edge research into the greatest animals ever to walk the planet.

When we're young, we all have a favourite dinosaur but, as time passes, other aspects of life get in the way. This is ultimate guide for grown-ups who have lost touch with their favourite childhood dinosaurs.

From the earliest cat-sized dinosaurs to enormous, feathered dinosaurs, there have been many significant discoveries in only the last 30 years. Every day we are learning more about the way the dinosaurs behaved and ultimately what happened to them at the very end.

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My favourite dinosaur is a chicken!!!

This podcast was amazing. I’ve always had crazy dinosaur love.. and I think this just skyrocketed that love a million times more. The research was spectacular. Great job! And the narration made me feel greatly at ease and calm. 🦕💨

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Amazing, informative well produced series

as a huge fan of dinosaurs since i was very little, this was fan service really. it was awesome !

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My 9 year old daughter loves this!

My daughter is fascinated by dinosaurs. I got this so that we could listen to it together in the car on the way to school and other drives to keep us entertained. She is loving it, and learning! And so am I!

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Amazing!

Love this podcast! The explanations are so clear and easy to comprehend. My nerdy heart loves every minute!

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A short overview

This six installment presents a succinct overview of what is known about dinosaurs. If one has had some interest in these prehistoric beasts, this program will be basic, but interesting. If interested to dig deeper, may I suggest The Rise and Fall of the Dinosaurs by Steve Brusatte.

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fun and interesting facts

great content. should be presented functionally as chapters, and called episodes for continuity and hands free.

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Loved it

So much fun to listen to, I really enjoy the narrators voice as well. I will even listen to it with my Dino loving children!

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Fun and Informative!

I really enjoyed the Grown-Up guide to Dinosaurs and the narrator was great! I recommend this to anyone interested in dinosaurs!

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Fun!!

I love this it makes me feel like a kid again highly recommend to any and every adult dinosaur fan

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Very interesting.

Well done, it kept my interest throughout. Just technical enough without getting too deep in any one area.