In the late 19th century, paleontologists Edward Cope and O.C. Marsh uncovered the remains of hundreds of prehistoric animals in the American West, including dozens of previously undiscovered dinosaur species. But the rivalry that developed between them would spiral out of control, permanently damaging their careers and threatening the future of American paleontology.It is premiering on PBS' American Experience tonight (check your local listings):
Monday, January 17, 2011
Dino Wars - Tonight on "American Experience"
The preview is quite short, but the episode looks great. Here is a brief description of Dinosaur Wars: