Dinosaur Lectures 22 Through 28 – Benjamin Burger

Here are dinosaur lectures 22 through 28 from the Natural History of Dinosaurs series by paleontologist Benjamin Burger, Assistant Professor at Utah State University Uintah Basin Campus.

To learn more about Benjamin Burger: benjamin-burger.org
To learn more about taking a class at Utah State University: uintahbasin.usu.edu or geology.usu.edu

Who were the Ornithischian dinosaurs?

So, who were the Ornithischian dinosaurs? And where did they come from?

Did some dinosaurs chew?

So did dinosaurs chew like cows?

Who were the Armored Dinosaurs?

This video will review the anatomical differences between the Ankylosauria and Stegosauria, and appaise their shared ancestory from dinosaurs like Scutellosaurus and Scelidosaurus.

How did Stegosaurus have sex?

In this video we look at the life habits of Stegosaurus, such as herding, thermoregulation, digestion of food and sexual mating practices from just fossils.

What unites the Marginocephalian Dinosaurs?

Unattributed figures are from our textbook:
“Dinosaurs: A Concise Natural History 2nd Edition” by David E. Fastovsky and David B. Wesihampel with illustrations by John Sibbick.

Did Dinosaurs Butt Heads?

In this video we look at whether the Pachycephalosaurian dinosaurs butted heads like goats! Check out the research I mentioned in the video: http://palaeontologia-electronica.earthsci.carleton.ca/2008_1/140/140.pdf

The Great Mystery of the Ceratopsian Dinosaurs

There is a puzzling mystery that surrounds the horned and frilled dinosaurs called Ceratopsida: Which continent did the Ceratopsian dinosaurs originate from?

To learn more about Benjamin Burger: benjamin-burger.org
To learn more about taking a class at Utah State University: uintahbasin.usu.edu or geology.usu.edu


 
 

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