Episode 33 – Inside Dinosaurs and Return to Crystal Palace – Love within the Time of Chasmosaurs

Completely satisfied Easter! Numerous cool stuff on episode 33 of the Chasmosaurs podcast. Natee can lastly present some thrilling stuff they’ve been engaged on, for a museum in Switzerland no much less! In the meantime, Marc scares all the youngsters away imitating a fancy dinosaur from the Isle of Wight. For our Classic Dinosaur Artwork, the crew takes a peek Inside Dinosaurs with a really uncommon ebook about dinosaur anatomy, and Gemma realizes an extended held want as Ellinor Michel and Bob Nicholls come onto the present to speak about an extrordinary undertaking involving a recreation of one of many lengthy misplaced creatures of Crystal Palace.

What’s Bob Nicholls’ personal favorite creation? What has been achieved eleven years because the Mates of the Crystal Palace Dinosaurs basis started? Has anybody heard of Bing? Can you are feeling your individual caudofemoralis longus? Is Stegosaurus ever going to flee the dreaded walnut? Can we do a complete episode with out triggering Natee’s tryophobia? Significantly, has anybody heard of Bing? And do you might have little inexperienced dinosaurs operating round within you, working your physique? Discover out in episode 33!

Within the Information

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Classic Dinosaur Artwork

Inside Dinosaurs is a 1993 ebook printed by Dorling Kindersley, written by Steve Parker and illustrated by Ted Dewan, who will get prime billing. Content material warning: this ebook has animals with holes in them.

  • The preliminary 2011 overview by Marc (who has disowned it) is right here.
  • The 2016 overview by Victoria Arbour is right here.


Final summer time noticed the revealing of a traditionally correct recreation of Palaeotherium magnum, one in every of a number of of Benjamin Waterhouse Hawkins’ misplaced prehistoric creatures of Crystal Palace Park. The unique disappeared someplace within the second half of the twenty first century. The famend palaeoartist Bob Nicholls has made a recreation, which has been positioned among the many different Palaeotherium on Tertiary Island on the Crystal Palace Park. Ellinor Michel, head of the Mates of Crystal Palace Dinosaurs, in addition to Bob himself, are right here to speak about it.

Ellinor and Bob, head to head with the previous.


Above is the video displaying the method of making and unveiling the sculpture.

The unique P. magnum in 1958


The final identified {photograph} of the unique P. magnum, taken in 1963. It disappeared not lengthy after this image was taken.


The newly unveiled P. magnum as sculpted by Bob Nicholls with assist from Mark Witton. Picture by Jamie Medhurst


Pictures from the revealing. The highest proper photograph exhibits Ellinor (backside left) and Bob (proper).



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