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Larson, a founder of the Black Hills Institute of Geological Research, Inc., supervised excavation of the giant fossil in August 1990 after Sue Hendrickson, one of his staff, discovered it in the Cheyenne River Indian Reservation in western South Dakota.
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A hiker has discovered a new collection of footprints left behind 125 million years ago by a number of different dinosaurs.
The stegosaurus that originally was located on U.S. 50 near Walmart was moved Tuesday to its new home at the PCC Fremont Campus.
Summer reading programs are rolling out across the nation, all linked with the theme "FIZZ, BOOM, READ!" And while each aims to help children maintain or improve reading skills during their school breaks, only a few can boast a teenaged T-Rex and his handler, along with a strolling musician, crooning educational tunes about science, as catalysts ... (more)
Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles is probably the most inoffensive bad summer movie of 2014: right about as forgettable as both G.I. Joe movies, coming up far short of your standard Marvel offering, but not as transcendently awful as something like Transformers: Age of Extinction .
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Ms. Jess Mastodon will be the star of Yale Peabody Museum's free admission day on Saturday, Aug. 23, in New Haven.
A deep ravine in southern Alberta known as Devil's Coulee may be about to yield more of its secrets to paleontologists from the Royal Tyrrell Museum.
Sixty-six million years ago, a 10-km-wide slab of space rock slammed into the Earth, unleashing the force of thousands of nuclear bombs and triggering tsunamis, wildfires, earthquakes and all manner of catastrophes.
Geologists and local geological museums from Nova Scotia, New Brunswick, Quebec and Ontario banded together for Parrsboro's 49th Gem and Mineral Show Saturday at the Parrsboro arena.
The Kirby Science Discovery Center at the Washington Pavilion will be one of the first theaters to premier DINOSAUR 13, a documentary based on the book Rex Appeal: The Amazing Story of Sue, The Dinosaur That Changed Science, The Law and My Life by Peter Larson and Kristin Donnan.
Taking a break from photographing fossils, paleo interns Ben Otoo and Nicole Ridgwell are dwarfed by a single neck vertebra of the giant plant-eating dinosaur Apatosaurus.
A new study provides an exciting insight into the diversity and distribution of pterosaurs from the Azhdarchidae family.
Paleontologists in Alberta say they will be conducting a dinosaur egg excavation Monday afternoon that could yield fossilized dinosaur babies or the first full nest of its kind in Canada.
Excitement reigned on the sidewalk outside The Academy of Natural Sciences of Drexel University on Saturday night as the 4th Annual Philadelphia Geek Awards got underway.
Updated: Wed Aug 20, 2014 02:54 am
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