In Manhattan, a lost world is taking shape in a huge workshop at the American Museum of Natural History. Exhibitors say it will be the most up-to-date dinosaur show ever.
Writers, artists and scientists are working together to bring to life a painstakingly realistic recreation of the plants, insects and, of course, dinosaurs that roamed the earth during the Mesozoic Era.
As part of a Morning Edition series on the intersection of art and science, NPR's Christopher Joyce reports.
Gisele Grayson, NPR
Dilong paradoxus: a wire-frame model, covered with gray epoxy moulding, of a 130-million-year old member of the tyrannosaur family.