LISTEN | Why did the dinosaurs die?

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Parent24 is republishing Curious Kids, a series for children, with permission under a Creative Commons license.

Long, long ago, the world was ruled by the dinosaurs. Today, we see them by looking at their bones in a museum or reading about them in books.

So what happened to these ancient creatures?

In this episode, Bri and Dr Caitlin Syme go looking for dino-clues to uncover the story of the dinosaurs.

Listen to the answer here

Imagine This is a coproduction between ABC KIDS listen and The Conversation, and is based on articles from their Curious Kids series

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