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43 min ago | Neatorama
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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4 hrs ago | Times Herald
There's a crazy mix of things in "Oddball Michigan: A Guide to 450 Really Strange Places."
9 hrs ago | Wausau Daily Herald
A diagram shows the fragmentary remains of Kryptodrakon progenitor found in the famed "dinosaur death pits" area of the Shishugou Formation in northwest China.
13 hrs ago | Digital Game Developer
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.
A stroll along the coast of Antarctica was once as pleasant as a walk on a California beach, reports Yale News .
The Rev. Pat Robertson has issued another apocalyptic warning: The world will end, possibly as early as Thursday.
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.
Filming on Jurassic World is currently underway in Hawaii, but Colin Trevorrow took some time to reveal a few more details about the film.
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.
A dinosaur bone which has been in Doncaster for more than half a century has been returned to its rightful home.
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".
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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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.
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.
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.
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.