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43 min ago | Neatorama

Will the Private Market for Dinosaur Bones Destroy Us All?

Are dinosaur fossils a national resource for research and education, or do they belong to those who own the land they are found on -or who buy them from the owners? Part of the problem is the desirability of dinosaur fossils, which fuels a black market in stolen or smuggled fossils.

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Related Topix: Dinosaur, Science, Faith, SD

4 hrs ago | Times Herald

'Oddball Michigan' highlights state's quirkiest places

There's a crazy mix of things in "Oddball Michigan: A Guide to 450 Really Strange Places."

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Related Topix: Michigan, Dearborn, MI, Dinosaur, Science, Manistique, MI

9 hrs ago | Wausau Daily Herald

Oldest fossils for line of flying reptiles found

A diagram shows the fragmentary remains of Kryptodrakon progenitor found in the famed "dinosaur death pits" area of the Shishugou Formation in northwest China.

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Related Topix: Dinosaur, Science, University of South Florida

13 hrs ago | Digital Game Developer

Spring Into Learning With New Toys From VTech

New spring products were added to its award-winning infant and preschool, Switch & Go Dinos and Go! Go! Smart Wheels lines as well as new Learning Cartridges for its popular kid-friendly InnoTab Learning Tablets, offering engaging, innovative introductions that make learning fun.

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17 hrs ago | Cinema Blend News

Jurassic World Shows Off Dinosaur Destruction In First Official Photos

Up until this point, Jurassic World has been shrouded in secrecy . Slowly but surely, new details have been released to a public that still remembers the last time they tried to make a Jurassic Park movie, but is still optimistic for the next go around.

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Wed Apr 23, 2014

CBS Local

Study: Antarctica Was Once As Warm As California

A stroll along the coast of Antarctica was once as pleasant as a walk on a California beach, reports Yale News .

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Related Topix: California Institute of Technology, Dinosaur, Science

Plunderbund

Pat Robertson: Planet Will Shatter, Maybe By Thursday

The Rev. Pat Robertson has issued another apocalyptic warning: The world will end, possibly as early as Thursday.

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ScreenCrave

'Jurassic World' Gets New Pics, Animatronic Dinos, And Possibly Several Sequels

Hey gang, want some news that completely, totally not a surprise at all? It appears that Jurassic World , the fourth film the Jurassic Park franchise and the first film to focus on all-new characters in an attempt to re-start the series, might be the first of many new Jurassic Park films.

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Collider

Jurassic World Director Colin Trevorrow Talks Omar Sy's...

Filming on Jurassic World is currently underway in Hawaii, but Colin Trevorrow took some time to reveal a few more details about the film.

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Related Topix: The Intouchables, Omar Sy, Dinosaur, Science

RedOrbit

Sentinel Telescope May Help Save Us From Earth-Killing Asteroids

Asteroid impacts on Earth - those on the scale of the one that wiped out the dinosaurs 65 million years ago - have been big hits in Hollywood.

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Related Topix: Dinosaur, Science, World News, Russia,

Thorne Today

Doncaster dinosaur toe is heading for Scarborough

A dinosaur bone which has been in Doncaster for more than half a century has been returned to its rightful home.

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Related Topix: Dinosaur, Science, North Yorkshire County, England, World News, United Kingdom,

KSDK-TV Saint Louis

Dinosaur skeleton too large for museumDinosaur skeleton too large for ...

Bob is a reconstructed triceratops fossil. Paleontologist Alan Komrosky says he's spent roughly 20,000 hours getting bob out of the ground and ready for a museum in Valley City.

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Tue Apr 22, 2014

Examiner.com

The differences between secular and biblical paleontology

A secular paleontologist strictly applies the evolutionary presupposition to the study of paleontology while a biblical paleontologist strictly applies biblical presuppositions to the study of paleontology the word "presupposition" means "something supposed or assumed beforehand".

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St. Cloud Times

Group: Deadly asteroids more frequent than thought

Deadly space rocks big enough to destroy a city hit the Earth much more often than thought - perhaps as often as once a century, according to new calculations by a non-profit group devoted to preventing Space rocks big enough to destroy a city hit the Earth much more often than thought, according to an estimate by a private group devoted to ... (more)

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Related Topix: Science / Technology, Space, Non-Profit, Dinosaur, Science, Explosion

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Sequel Bits: 'Jurassic World', 'How to Train Your Dragon 2a 2, 'Super Troopers 2a 2

This edition of Sequel Bits covers everything from kid-friendly adventures to gritty thrillers, and everything in between.

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Related Topix: Dinosaur, Science, Paul Soter, Steve Lemme, Sinister

Examiner.com

Best reads for Earth Day

Today, April 22, is the international celebration of Earth Day ! Go hiking! Plant some trees! Get a little dirt under your fingernails! Or don't.

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Related Topix: Life, Holidays, Earth Day, Dinosaur, Science

Scientific American

The Splendid and Remarkable Anatomy of Hornbills

Darren Naish is a science writer, technical editor and palaeozoologist . He mostly works on Cretaceous dinosaurs and pterosaurs but has an avid interest in all things tetrapod.

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The City Wire

Riff Raff | A recycled essay on Earth Day

Editor's note: This essay first appeared Aug. 1, 2009. It runs here again because of Earth Day and we believe recycling an essay will help save the planet.

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The Times-Tribune

On the Same Page author to discuss science-based tales at Flynn lecture

TRIBUNE Author Douglas Preston will speak Friday night at the Theater at Lackawanna College as part of Lackawanna County Library System's Matthew F. Flynn Library Lectures Series.

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Related Topix: Vocal, Libraries, us Travel, North America Travel, New York City Travel, Travel, Journalism, Dinosaur, Science, Nonfiction, Arts

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Baby dinosaur returned to The Oracle

Aiden Howe, of Bath Road, Padworth, has been before the court 16 times for 30 different offences with the latest incident happening while he was on bail on suspicion of another burglary Royals host Boro at Madejski Stadium this evening knowing a win will take them back into the play-off places The yellow-eyed, green and grey creature was waiting ... (more)

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