(* inflates significance, distorts results and fosters public misconception)
Then, perpetual paleo-curmudgeon, and actual doctor, Dr. Vector wonders,
Then he goes on to explain exactly what is really, seriously wrong with natural history exhibit design these days. “Not enough ridable dinosaur models” isn’t on his list.
A warning to science journalists, exhibit designers and readers afraid of the ‘eff’ word: these waters is hot!
Photos: Top left – black smoker from NOAA.
Bottom – Saddled Triceratops at the Creation Museum! Photo Jonathan Gitlin, from his hilarious Flickr photoset – creative commons.