Chinasaurs

IMG_9987ab0719h WHall chinasaurs Hunter and family
The exhibition on dinosaurs, featuring twenty and more exhibits from China on display outside of Asia for the first time ever, and explaining that many dinosaurs were actually feathered, puts Nottingham as part of the new phase of story-telling of dinosaurs and our understanding of them.
And it’s happening cos of a Chinese student who arrived here in 2004 to study architecture and fell in love with Wollaton Hall and its natural history exhibits and combined that with his love of dinosaurs.  (He’s the guy at the back in the red trousers.)
BBC tv’s Chris Packham is to make a documentary telling the story to be broadcast at Christmas.

Advertisements

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s