Bookmark

Add to MyYahoo RSS

Dinosaur News

News on Dinosaur continually updated from thousands of sources around the net.

3 hrs ago | Science Daily

Birdlike fossil challenges notion that birds evolved from ground-dwelling dinosaurs

The re-examination of a sparrow-sized fossil from China challenges the commonly held belief that birds evolved from ground-dwelling theropod dinosaurs that gained the ability to fly.

Comment?

Related Topix: Science, Paleontology, Blanding, UT

4 hrs ago | KSL-TV

Man accused of dinosaur print theft heads to court

A Utah man accused of stealing the fossilized footprint from a meat-eating dinosaur of the Jurassic Period is set to be in court for a change of plea hearing.

Comment?

Related Topix: Science, Paleontology, Sundance Film Festival, Moab, UT

4 hrs ago | SFGate

Man accused of stealing dinosaur print in court

A Utah man accused of stealing a priceless fossilized dinosaur footprint that's never been recovered is set to be in court for a change of plea hearing.

Comment?

Related Topix: Science, Paleontology

6 hrs ago | Entertainment Weekly's PopWatch

This week's cover: Chris Pratt goes from zero to hero in 'Guardians of the Galaxy'

A lot of people think EW writers spend their days boozing it up with stars. In the case of this week's cover profile of actor Chris Pratt, that's 100 percent accurate.

Comment?

Related Topix: The Five-Year Engagement, Parks and Recreation, Entertainment, Television, Chris Pratt, Paleontology, Science, New Orleans, LA, Comedy Movies, Commando, Action Movies, Adventure

10 hrs ago | Southland Times

Fire-breathing robot dinosaurs 'boring'

I was tempted to write the shortest review ever, because that's really all there is to say about Transformers: Age of Extinction.

Comment?

Related Topix: Science, Paleontology, Transformers: Age of Extinction

10 hrs ago | Criminal Report Daily

Huge Trove of Dinosaur Footprints Found in Alaska

As paleontologists increasingly unearth evidence of feathers in prehistoric fossils, our conceptions of what dinosaurs looked like when they roamed the earth has gradually evolved.

Comment?

Related Topix: Science, Paleontology

11 hrs ago | The Macon Telegraph

NYC museum plans adults-only sleepover

The New York City museum will have its first-ever sleepover adventure for adults 21 years old and up on Aug. 1. Then it's off to explore the museum's enormous dinosaur skeletons and African mammals.

Comment?

Related Topix: Science, Paleontology

15 hrs ago | CiteULike

Jurassic archosaur is a non-dinosaurian bird

To insert individual citation into a bibliography in a word-processor, select your preferred citation style below and drag-and-drop it into the document.

Comment?

Related Topix: Science, Paleontology

Tue Jul 08, 2014

The Star Online

Feathers in its pants

THE origin of feathers and the origin of flight have been a contentious chicken-and-egg issue in the scientific world for decades.

Comment?

Related Topix: Science, Paleontology

The Telegraph

Civic neglect beheads dino

The herbivore Triceratops, Greek for 'three-horn face', lost its existence some millennia ago, but its concrete lookalike at a Hazaribagh park lost its head on Monday.

Comment?

Related Topix: Science, Paleontology

CBC News

Tiny new hedgehog found in B.C. excites paleontologists

In a reconstruction of the early Eocene in northern British Colombia, a tapir-like creature from the genus heptodon drinks in the shallows, while a small proto-hedgehog stalks prey in the foreground.

Comment?

Related Topix: Science, Paleontology, North America, Canada, World News

KSL-TV

Quiz: Utah's Dinosaur Destinations

In May 2014, National Geographic featured Utah as a hot spot for dinosaur fossils.

Comment?

Related Topix: Science, Paleontology, National Geographic

KHQ-TV Spokane

Dinosaur fossil bed found in eastern Idaho

Experts say a dinosaur fossil bed in eastern Idaho containing some 200 specimens could be the most important such site in the state.

Comment?

Related Topix: Science, Paleontology

LiveScience

'World-Class' Dinosaur Track Site Discovered in Alaska

A "world-class" dinosaur track site discovered in Alaska's Denali National Park shows that herds of duck-billed dinosaurs thrived under the midnight sun.

Comment?

Related Topix: Science, Paleontology

Science, Industry and Business

EARTH Magazine: Preserving Peru's petrified forest

Tucked high in the Andes Mountains of northern Peru is a remarkable fossil locality: a 39-million-year-old petrified forest preserved in nearly pristine condition: stumps, full trees, leaves and all.

Comment?

Related Topix: Science, Paleontology

International Business Times

Ancient Dinosaur DNA May Hold Key to Cure Cancer, Other Human Diseases

The DNA of dinosaurs could unlock the key to a powerful method of healing for humans.

Comment?

Related Topix: Science, Paleontology

Mon Jul 07, 2014

BroadwayWorld.com

Erth's Dinosaur Zoo Live Runs Now thru 7/20 at Panasonic Theatre

You're not imagining things - there's an undeniable rumble and a far off roar -- which is indeed the arrival of Erth's DINOSAUR ZOO LIVE.

Comment?

Related Topix: Science, Paleontology

SouthCoastToday.com

Dynamic dinosaurs invade Carver

How much: Admission to Edaville USA is $20 for the day. Under age 2 is free, age 60 and over is $17.

Comment?

Related Topix: Science, Paleontology

Voice of America

American Roadside Attraction Dinosaur Land Lures Visitors

A big part of the American landscape of the middle 20th century was the roadside attraction - small zoos, amusement parks or quirky museums along the highways families traveled on the way to vacation destinations.

Comment?

Related Topix: Science, Paleontology

HON

Scientists Identify Remains of Largest Bird Ever Found on Planet

Scientists have identified the remains of an extinct bird that may have been the largest ever to fly Earth's skies.

Comment?

Related Topix: Science, Paleontology, Charleston, SC

•••
•••
•••
•••
•••
•••
•••