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  1. Dinosaur skeleton replica on the prowl in OSU's Orton HallRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | The Review

    ... the university's crowdfunding platform to pay for the plastic cast and its installation. It's the most complete dinosaur to be discovered in Antarctica, he said, and it's also one of the earliest known carnivores. The creature looks similar to a ...

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  2. Ancient Mystery Creature That Defied Classification Is Earth's Oldest AnimalRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | LiveScience

    An enigmatic creature that lived half a billion years ago is as "strange as life on another planet" and has defied classification for nearly a century. But researchers can finally identify the mystery organism as an animal - the oldest known animal on Earth - thanks to traces of ancient fats.

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  3. Top 10 holiday toys of 2018: Predictions on what toys are expected to sell outRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | USA Today

    ... feed them treats and watch them interact. There are multiple varieties including a Rock-A-Too bird and Munchin' Rex dinosaur included on the Target and Amazon lists. Prices vary, but the Target exclusive Rock-A-Too is $79.99. character has been a ...

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  4. Old Deerfield Craft Fair this weekendRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | The Recorder

    ... family-friendly craft activities. Memorial Hall Museum will also be open and showcasing its astronomy, geology and dinosaur exhibits. The rain-or-shine event is organized by and benefits the Pocumtuck Valley Memorial Association, a nonprofit for ...

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  5. Chinese scientists call for cooperation against asteroid threatRead the original story

    6 hrs ago | Xinhuanet

    Chinese scientists have appealed to further strengthen international cooperation in space exploration, aiming to reduce the risk of near-Earth objects. Compared to global issues like food security, energy shortage, climate change, cyber attacks and environmental pollution caused by human activities, more serious threats to our globe may come from space, said Chen Jiansheng, an academician with the Chinese Academy of Sciences and a senior astronomer, at a conference promoting science literacy.

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  6. Beware of dinosaur: Skeleton replica on the prowl in Ohio State's Orton HallRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | The Columbus Dispatch

    ... and curiosity before continuing on to a classroom or the library. This is what happens when you encounter a dinosaur. To be exact, it's a 24-foot-long skeleton cast of a Cryolophosaurus ellioti, an early Jurassic period carnivore that roamed the ...

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  7. Homer residents experiment with a tree from Alaska's prehistoric pastRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | KTOO-TV Juneau

    Could climate change take forests back in time? Kenai Peninsula residents and scientists see evidence that warmer weather is bringing back at least one tree that hasn't populated Alaska for millions of years. Across the street from Homer's Pratt Museum, there's a small tree growing on the side of the road.

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  8. Unusual gas stations in all 50 statesRead the original story

    11 hrs ago | WHAS11

    ... it has been restored and has food and souvenirs for travelers. Florida: Harold's Auto Center in Spring Hill is dinosaur-shaped, as it was originally built by Sinclair Oil Co., whose logo is a dinosaur. Hawaii: Joe's Kula Auto at Historic Calasa ...

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  9. Earliest Animal Fossils ID'd by Fat TracesRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | News Max

    What may be the earliest animal fossils have been identified by fat molescules in a strange fossil that looks a bit like a giant leaf, or a fingerprint the size of a coffee table, and has intrigued scientists for decades. Thousands of the fossils have been found over the past seven decades, revealing that it lived at the bottom of the ocean, without a mouth, intestines or anus, half a billion years ago.

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  10. Meteorite hunting with Marc FriesRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Space News From SpaceDaily.Com

    Scientists at NASA Johnson Space Center are carefully analyzing the sea floor sediment samples collected by the E/V Nautilus. This image shows some of that material, which is subject to an extensive grain by grain search for meteorite material using both optical and electron-beam microscopes.

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  11. A 558-Million-Year-Old Mystery Has Been SolvedRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | The Atlantic

    ... of moss and lichens, and then covering it in huge forests. Insects rise, into existence, and then into the skies. A dinosaur empire rises and falls. Mammals finally take over, and one of them-a human by the name of Ilya Bobrovskiy -finally unearths ...

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  12. Geologists Are Feuding About the Collapse of CivilizationRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | The Atlantic

    This summer, the decree went out: We are living in a new geological chapter in the planet's 4.5-billion-year history. For a certain corner of the world, this was big news.

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  13. Dippy is a hit in Birmingham as nationwide tour continuesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | ITV

    Dippy the dinosaur has helped boost visitor numbers at his latest stop on a nationwide tour, the Natural History Museum has said. His sojourn at the Birmingham Museum and Art Gallery attracted an extra 140,000 visitors to the city centre specially to see the exhibition, and who spent an estimated 4.2 million, according to research for the gallery.

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  14. Say Hello to Dickinsonia, the Animal Kingdom's Newest (and Oldest) MemberRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Scientific American

    Nearly 600 million years ago Earth's continents were lifeless lands - but the oceans were teeming. Below the white-capped waves a dizzying variety of life-forms grazed blindly on gooey mats of microbes that covered the seafloor.

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  15. Museum, USC create AR experiences at La Brea Tar PitsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Daily Trojan

    The augmented reality system, which will take three years to fully implement, will connect visitors to the past and aims to make education about the tar pits more engaging. Woolly mammoths may be extinct, but visitors at the La Brea Tar Pits will get to see one up close.

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  16. Get free admission to these 21 Alabama museums SaturdayRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 5 | Alabama Live

    From Vulcan Park and Museum in Birmingham to the U.S. Space and Rocket Center in Huntsville and the U.S.S. Alabama in Mobile, some of the state's most popular educational and cultural attractions are offering free admission this Saturday as part of the Smithsonian magazine's 14th annual Museum Day celebration on Saturday, Sept. 22. Admission isn't automatically free though.

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  17. Paleontologist Linda Noble shares adventures tonight in BelfastRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | The Guardian

    ... has a passion for dinosaurs that dates back to her childhood. "I was just a little kid and I collected those dinosaur cards they had in tea. I must have been 10 or 11," she says. Nobel will be the guest speaker at the general meeting of the Belfast ...

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  18. 13 metre-long sea monster skeleton cast installed at UBCRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | CBC News

    The cast skeleton of an elasmosaurus now hangs above the University of British Columbia's Pacific Museum of Earth. Scientists say the marine reptile likely lived alongside the dinosaurs 80 million years ago.

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  19. The story of a mysterious dinosaur that didn't make the cut for the...Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Fredericksburg.com

    ... said Hans-Dieter Sues, chairman of the museum's paleontology department. First, a few details: It's not a whole dinosaur, just a six-foot-long skull. The rest of its body parts were probably carried off by ancient scavengers or swept away by the ...

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  20. Russians cloning wooly mammoths, Jurassic Park-style "Ice Age theme park" may be in the worksRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Boing Boing

    ... - Mark Cat-sized ancestors The first dinosaurs were not [] A life-size animatronic Tyrannosaurus Rex at a Colorado dinosaur theme park went down in flames yesterday. Zach Reynolds, co-owner of Royal Gorge Dinosaur Experience, says it was probably ...

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