A man wants to eat every animal on Earth – level 1

18-04-2024 07:00

William Buckland is a British scientist. He lives in the 19th century. He has strange dinners with unusual food, like a mouse on toast.

Buckland wants to eat every animal on Earth. He is smart. He studies rocks and fossils. He studies at Oxford University. He finds the big bones of the Megalosaurus. He helps us understand dinosaurs much better. His wife Mary helps him. She likes science, too. They have fun together.

Buckland does not eat all the animals which he wants. But he shows that science is fun.

Difficult words: smart (clever), fossil (old plants or parts of animals in the ground), science (study of the physical world).

You can watch the original video in the Level 3 section.

What interesting discovery did Buckland make at Oxford University and how did his wife support him?


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