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36 min ago | Google Earth Blog

Finding Dinosaurs in Google Earth

Pterosaurs, the first flying vertebrates that lived between 66-228 million years ago, went extinct around the end of the Cretaceous period.

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Related Topix: Science, Paleontology, Loma Linda University

1 hr ago | CBS Local

American Museum of Natural History Plans Adults-Only Sleepover

The American Museum of Natural History 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.

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Related Topix: Lughnasadh, Life, Holidays, Science, Paleontology

5 hrs ago | The Indian Express

Must-watch performance: A 20-ft dinosaur that can bite as well as dance

Under the vast green shade of bamboo trees in Badarpur, where baby birds are learning to fly, on ground that has been sectioned into patches to grow pumpkins, chillies, a variety of saag, maize and pomegranate, now walks a mighty dinosaur.

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Wed Jul 09, 2014

Business Journal

San Antonio company to expand Alamo Drafthouse Cinema concept to Laredo

Brandon Arceneaux and Chris Hoegemeyer have ignored the critics who warn that movie theaters are a dinosaur industry, destined for extinction as more people spend a greater portion of their time entertaining themselves on personal digital devices.

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Related Topix: Laredo, TX, Science, Paleontology

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.

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Related Topix: Science, Paleontology, Blanding, UT

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.

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

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.

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Related Topix: Science, Paleontology

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.

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

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.

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

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.

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Related Topix: Science, Paleontology

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.

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Related Topix: Science, Paleontology

CiteULike

Jurassic archosaur is a non-dinosaurian bird

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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.

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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.

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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.

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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.

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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.

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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.

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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.

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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.

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