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2 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.

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6 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.

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7 hrs ago | 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.

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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.

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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.

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CFRA

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.

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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.

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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.

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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.

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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 / www.media-centre.ca 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.

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Firstshowing.net

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.

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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 UFOblogger.com say this image shot by NASA's Curiosity rover on the surface of Mars shows what looks like a thigh bone.

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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)

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NewsOK.com

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.

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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.

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Sun Aug 24, 2014

CTV

Richard Attenborough: the roles you knew

Lord Richard Attenborough died at the age of 90 on Sunday, leaving behind a formidable body of work as both an actor and a director.

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Bridportnews.co.uk

Lego characters in tribute to Mary Anning

The legacy of Victorian fossil hunter Mary Anning continues in a new set of three women Lego characters including a palaeontologist - the director of Lyme Regis Museum has said.

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Art Daily

Caiuajara dobruskii: Stash of bones found in Brazil reveals new species of flying dinosaur

Caiuajara dobruskii gen. et sp. nov., occlusal view of upper jaw and mandible .

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Sat Aug 23, 2014

New Scientist

Doctor Who episode 1: a guide to the cool science bits

This is a commentary on the new episode of Doctor Who , Deep Breath , broadcast on 23 August in the UK and US.

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Related Topix: Doctor Who, Drama Movies, Science Fiction TV, Entertainment, Science Fiction Movies, Television, Science / Technology, Robots, Dinosaur, Science, Peter Capaldi

IGN

Doctor Who: Season 8 Premiere Review

Yet with a new mission statement , an older Doctor, and a supposedly darker tone, could Season 8 be the show's most radical departure since its noughties' comeback? Picking up a short time after 'The Time of the Doctor's frenetic regeneration, it was soon clear that of all the differences between Doctors old and new, perhaps the most pressing one ... (more)

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