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2 hrs ago | Business Journal

Effort launched to educate public on San Antonio's dinosaurs

The Witte Musuem and the Texas Parks and Wildlife Department are collaborating on a new educational program to highlight the only known dinosaur footprints on public land in Bexar County.


Related Topix: Dinosaur, Science, Bexar County, TX

6 hrs ago | Science Daily

Paleontologists describe a possible dinosaur nest and young 'babysitter'

A new examination of a rock slab containing fossils of 24 very young dinosaurs and one older individual is suggestive of a group of hatchlings overseen by a caretaker, according to a new study.


Related Topix: Dinosaur, Science, University of Pennsylvania, Dale, PA

6 hrs ago |

Natural History Museum's Baby T-Rex Meets 'Walking With Dinosaurs' Baby T

The Natural History Museum of Los Angeles County and ' Walking with Dinosaurs -The Arena Spectacular' brought together their baby T-Rexes-Hunter and Baby T for a special Wednesday morning appearance at the NHM's Dinosaur Hall in front of groups of screaming and laughing school children.


Related Topix: Dinosaur, Science

11 hrs ago | Voice of America

Paleontologists Analyze Possible Dinosaur Nest, Young 'Babysitter'

Researchers at the University of Pennsylvania examined a rock slab found in China that contains the fossils of 25 common plant-eating dinosaurs , that lived between 123 to 100 million years ago.


Related Topix: Dinosaur, Science, University of Pennsylvania

15 hrs ago | Denver Post

At Colorado Springs Arts Center, serious work that's fun, too

Margaret Kasahara's "Umbrella Field" has 45 multi-colored parasols suspended from the ceiling.


Related Topix: Family, Kids, Dinosaur, Science, Entertainment

19 hrs ago | Fox News

This fossilized creature has the world's oldest muscles

A fossilized creature found in Canada probably didn't go to the gym, but it may be the oldest animal known to have muscles, a new study finds.


Related Topix: Science

23 hrs ago | West Sussex Today

World's largest egg for sale in Billingshurst

The largest egg in the world could be sold for as much as 50,000 when it is auctioned in Billingshurst in November.


Related Topix: Dinosaur, Science

Yesterday | International Business Times

'Jurassic World' Director Tweets A Picture Of John Hammond In Memory of Richard Attenborough

The director of "Jurassic World," Colin Trevorrow, tweeted a picture of the famous character John Hammond in memory of Richard Attenborough, who recently passed away at the age of 90. The character John is a venture capitalist in the 1993 movie "Jurassic Park," who made it possible for the creation of a dinosaur theme park.


Related Topix: Richard Attenborough, Horror Movies, Jurassic Park, Action Movies, Adventure, Science Fiction Movies, Shadowlands, Cry Freedom, Drama Movies, Biography Movies, Dinosaur, Science, World News, Prince Charles

Tue Aug 26, 2014

WFAA-TV Dallas

Mammoth excavation

Perot Museum paleontologists and volunteers worked to uncover the prehistoric skeleton of a massive Columbian mammoth on a ranch in Ellis County on August 26, 2014.


Related Topix: Science, Ellis County, TX

WFAA-TV Dallas

Big dig: Prehistoric mammoth unearthed in Ellis County

Wayne McEwen accidentally stumbled on a prehistoric skeleton at his property in Ellis County.


Related Topix: Ellis County, TX, Science


New underpass artwork represents neighbourhood connection

The artist who designed the mural says it features local landmarks like the Aberdeen Pavilion and the Canadian Museum of Nature.


Related Topix: Dinosaur, Science

Fox News

Scientists tap tech to reveal dinosaur egg secrets

Inside the geology department at Mississippi State University, one man is on a mission to see exactly what's inside a rock -- but this is no ordinary rock.


Related Topix: Dinosaur, Science, Mississippi State University

WBIR-TV Knoxville

Kid writes story about killing a dinosaur, gets arrestedKid writes...

A high school freshman in South Carolina wrote a story for a class assignment about his neighbor's pet dinosaur.


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

Droitwich Advertiser

Mrs Wickham with her daughter Jordan

Wednesday 14th July marked a departure from the normal school day for the children in Year 6 at Witton Middle School when they turned their school hall and library into a museum for the day.


Related Topix: Dinosaur, Science

Mon Aug 25, 2014

Madison Publishing

BioBlitz counts - dinosaur dinner' among finds

A volunteer at Whistler BioBlitz offers kids a peak at local species. Photo by David Buzzard / Scientists at this year's Whistler BioBlitz found something interesting when they ventured up to the alpine on Whistler Mountain to catalogue local species: dinosaur salad.


Related Topix: Canada, Dinosaur, Science,

Trevorrow Tweets an Attenborough Tribute of 'Jurassic World' Statue

"Welcome to Jurassic Park!" With the death of the great Richard Attenborough this week, the industry has been outspoken in their love for the legendary actor/filmmaker.


Related Topix: Safety Not Guaranteed, Horror Movies, Jurassic Park, Action Movies, Adventure, Science Fiction Movies, Richard Attenborough, Dinosaur, Science

News Times

NASA explains 'bone' on Mars

The space watchers at say this image shot by NASA's Curiosity rover on the surface of Mars shows what looks like a thigh bone.


Related Topix: Science / Technology, NASA, Space, Dinosaur, Science, UFO and Alien

Cool Hunting

Studio Visit: Neal Fox: We visit the London artist's "deranged...

We visit the London artist's "deranged teenage bedroom" filled with dinosaur drawings, pop culture references, paints, books and more Since graduating from the Royal College of Art 10 years ago, Londoner Neal Fox ' has created meticulously detailed, wonderfully macabre paintings that have been shown in galleries all over the world, and his ... (more)


Related Topix: Dinosaur, Science, Arts, Painting

Natural history museum scientists to ID rocks

The event is sponsored by the East Tennessee State University and General Shale Natural History Museum and Visitor Center at the Gray Fossil Site.


Related Topix: East Tennessee State University, Science, Archaeology, Anthropology

Dallas Morning News

Rare intact mammoth skeleton is donated to Perot Museum

Wayne McEwen's 138-acre farm in southern Ellis County produces hay, cattle and - from the gravel pit on his property - the occasional arrowhead or shark tooth.


Related Topix: Ellis County, TX, Science, Dallas, TX


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