TOP 10 MISCONCEPTIONS ABOUT DINOSAURS
Dinosaurs represent failure and extinction.
Dinosaurs and "humans" coexisted.
Dinosaurs were either all hot-blooded or all cold-blooded.
The word dinosaur means "terrible-lizard."
Whatever you read in the latest "dinosaur book" or see on T.V. or in the movies must be true.
Dinosaurs all lived and died at the same time.
Mammals arose after the dinosaurs, and helped drive the dinosaurs into extinction by eating dinosaur eggs.
An asteroid (or comet) killed the dinosaurs.
All big reptiles from the prehistoric past ("Monsters") are dinosaurs
Archaeologists dig up dinosaurs.
10. Archaeologists dig up dinosaurs.
Archaeology and paleoanthropology (subdivisions of Anthropology) only deal with humans and cover the last 3-4 million years. Paleontology (a combination of Geology and Biology) deals with all fossils and covers the last 3.5 billion years!
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