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TV Dinosaur Team Treads Tricky Mammalian Terrain

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Science  30 Nov 2001:
Vol. 294, Issue 5548, pp. 1815
DOI: 10.1126/science.294.5548.1815

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NORWICH, U.K.--Walking with Dinosaurs was a smash hit, but researchers were uneasy with the mix of fact and guesswork presented in a "wildlife documentary" format. Now the BBC is trying to head off the critics as it gives mammals the same treatment. How the program's makers fared is dividing the experts.