DINOSAURS

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Many journal articles on dinosaurs can be downloaded using Academic Search Premier on the online resources page of the Jernigan Library.  Interesting and useful examples include 


DINOSAURS ON THE INTERNET

courses

University of Minnesota
West Virginia University at Parkersburg
UC Davis
Columbia: DINOSAURS 2003 - Paul Olsen's outstanding site
University of Georgia
Purdue
University of Maryland
Brooklyn College
Montana State - from Jack Horner
Dinosaurs Index Page- IUPUI
Nova Southeastern University
UT AUSTIN: GEO 302d Age of Dinosaurs, from Tim Rowe
Plattsburgh--DinoNotes--Gel 113--Dr. Thomas
North Carolina State University Dale Russell
University of Florida
University of Florida . Paul F. Ciesielski; Department of Geological Sciences
Dinosaurs at the University of Cincinnati
Mount St. Joseph

EXTINCTIONS

Blast from the Past

    The National Museum of Natural History (a.k.a. the Smithsonian) presents evidence for a catastrophic impact causing the extinctions at the K-T boundary

Paleontology Project - The Natural History Museum

    Norman McLeod argues that the K-T extinction was not the result of a catastrophic impact

The Volcano-Greenhouse Theory

    Dewey McLean makes the case for greenhouse warming as a result of Deccan Traps volcanism

Extinctions Through Time

    Visit the Hooper Virtual Natural History Museum to learn about mass extinctions through geologic time, including Cretaceous Extinctions

evidence of rapid extinctions

other links

James C. Jernigan Library
Texas A&M University-Kingsville
Computing and Information Services-TAMUK
Geoscience Resources