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Robert T. Bakker

Robert T. BakkerBorn: 1945
Birthplace: Ridgewood, NJ

Gender: Male
Race or Ethnicity: White
Sexual orientation: Straight
Occupation: Paleontologist

Nationality: United States
Executive summary: The Dinosaur Heresies

Rebel paleontologist, studied at Yale University under John Ostrom. Bakker promulgates the theory that dinosaurs are more bird-like than reptile like, and thus might be warm blooded.

Father: (electrical engineer)
Mother: (housewife)

    University: Yale University (1968)
    University: PhD, Harvard University (1971-)
    Professor: Anatomy, Johns Hopkins University (-1984)

    Dutch Ancestry

Author of books:
Dinosaur Heresies: New Theories Unlocking the Mystery of the Dinosaurs and Their Extinction (1986)
Raptor Red (1995, novel)

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