Gregory Scott Paul is an American freelance researcher, author and illustrator working in the field of paleontology and has recently studied sociology and theology. He is best known for his work and research on arthropods and his detailed illustrations, both living and skeletal. Professionally investigating and restoring dinosaurs for three decades, Paul has earned on-screen credit as the Jurassic Park and When Dinosaurs Roamed America and Dinosaur Planet by Discovery Channel. . He is the author and illustrator of the Carnivores of the World, The Complete Dinosaur Skeleton Illustration Guide, Aerial Dinosaur, The Princeton Field Dinosaur Guide, The Dinosaur Coffee Table Book dinosaur by Gregory S. Paul, and is the editor of the American Dinosaur Science Book. Paul's recent research on the interaction between religion and society has been reported in the international press and media.
|Born||December 24, 1954, Washington D.C, United States|
|Residence||Baltimore, Maryland, United States|
|Fields||Paleontology, Paleoart, Sociology, Theology|
|Known for||Accurate dinosaur restorations, Pioneering feathered theropods during "Dinosaur Renaissance", Technical/popular books and articles, criticism of religion|
|Influences||Charles R. Knight, William Scheele, Bill Berry|
|Influenced||Artists during and after the "Dinosaur Renaissance"|
|IMDb||Gregory S. Paul's IMDb|
American paleontologist and illustator most famous as an adviser on programs like the TV series "Dinosapien." He is renowned for his vivid illustrations of dinosaurs, which have appeared in more than one hundred books on the subject.
He began working as a researcher and illustrator at Johns Hopkins University in 1977.
He was credited as a "dinosaur specialist" in the 1993 blockbuster "Jurassic Park."
His father was a salesman and his mother was a housewife. He has a brother.
He worked on the Emmy-winning Discovery Channel series "Dinosaur Planet," narrated by Christian Slater.
- Dinosaur Renaissance is a small-scale scientific revolution that began in the late 1960s and led to the rise of academic and popular interest in dinosaurs.
- Feathered Dinosaurs - Feathered dinosaur is a species of dinosaur with feathers. While this includes all birds, recent evidence supports the hypothesis that many, if not all, dinosaurs that were not poultry also possessed feathers in one form or another.
- Paleoart - Paleoart is an original work of art that tries to represent prehistoric life according to scientific evidence. The works of the classics can be descriptions of fossil remains or fanciful representations of living organisms and their ecosystems.
- Taxa named by Gregory S. Paul
- Scientific illustrator
- Criticism of religion
- American paleontologist
Latest information about Gregory S. Paul updated on June 07 2021.