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  1. Governor's School visits VMNHRead the original story

    12 min ago | Martinsville Bulletin

    ... and research staff. Above, students prepare to resume lessons and activities as they walk past the cast of the dinosaur Allosaurus Rex's 160-million-year-old skeleton in the Great Hall of VMNH. About 160 students from the Residential Governor's ...

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  2. How things went and how things are gonna goRead the original story

    2 hrs ago | Wise County Messenger Online

    ... 20 - "Mockingjay - Part 2," the final installment of "The Hunger Games." Nov. 27 - "The Good Dinosaur," another Pixar release. Dec. 4 - A Christmas-themed comedy-horror movie? That's "Krampus." Dec. 11 - "In the Heart of the Sea" ...

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  3. UPDATE 2-Spielberg's DreamWorks to split from Disney - Hollywood ReporterRead the original story

    2 hrs ago | Reuters

    ... to "Jurassic World" is slated for a 2018 release. "Jurassic World," which rebooted Spielberg's "Jurassic Park" dinosaur franchise, has become the third highest-grossing film in history, behind James Cameron's "Titanic" and "Avatar." DreamWorks ...

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  4. Earliest-Known Turtle Had No Shell and Plenty of TeethRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | MSNBC

    It was a creature that one scientist said resembled "a strange, gluttonous lizard that swallowed a small Frisbee." But a sophisticated skull analysis showed that this reptile called Eunotosaurus africanus that lived in southern Africa 260 million years ago is actually the earliest-known turtle, even though it had no shell, researchers said on Wednesday.

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  5. Fossils Show Big Bug Ruled the Seas 460 Million Years AgoRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Bioscience Technology

    Earth's first big predatory monster was a weird water bug as big as Tom Cruise, newly found fossils show. Almost half a billion years ago, way before the dinosaurs roamed, Earth's dominant large predator was a sea scorpion that grew to 5 feet 7 inches, with a dozen claw arms sprouting from its head and a spike tail, according to a new study.

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  6. Your Weekend+Read the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Journal-Advocate

    ... music throughout the day, a silent auction and raffle. Movies in the Park continues this week with a showing of "Dinosaur 13" at 7 p.m. Saturday at Young Park, 1905 E. Nevada Ave. Free to attend. The series runs through August. Cruces Canines Back ...

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  7. Steven Speilberg's next film, 'Bridge of Spies,' is set in Cold War eraRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | The Campbell Reporter

    ... is alive and thriving. I'm only saying that these cycles have a finite time in popular culture. A I'm back in the dinosaur business, it appears. We promised them more teeth, and they rewarded us for it. I would have been ecstatic if we had done what ...

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  8. Blue whale appears during 'Big Blue Live' broadcastRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | New York Daily News

    "This is one of the most extraordinary things I've ever seen," he said as aerial footage captured the giant mammal come up for air several times and then dive down for food. Backshall was reporting for the "Big Blue Live" special that is airing on PBS Monday to Wednesday this week to highlight several species of animals coming to California's Monterey Bay - a region that's been drastically cleaned up over the past several decades.

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  9. Change in environment spurs rapid evolutionRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | UPI

    A rapid rise in oxygen has been credited with spurring the Cambrian explosion, for example, while mammal biodiversity is thought have blossomed in the wake of the dinosaur's extinction. Now, new research lends credence to the idea that rapid evolution often follows shifting environmental factors -- but with a twist.

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  10. 'Jurassic National Monument' proposal gets local supportRead the original story

    4 hrs ago | The Westerner

    A proposal from two congressmen to convert a central Utah dinosaur fossil quarry rich in Jurassic-period bones into a national monument gained a key endorsement Tuesday from county officials. The Emery County public lands council voted unanimously to back a plan that would elevate the Cleveland-Lloyd dinosaur fossil quarry to what could be known as the "Jurassic National Monument," said Randy Johnson, Emery County's public lands adviser.

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  11. Nickelodeon to Premiere New Seasons of Spongebob Sqaurepants & More, 9/18Read the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | BroadwayWorld.com

    Nickelodeon yields an abundant crop of new episodes from its flourishing roster of original, creator-driven content that will join the fall line-up starting Friday, Sept. 18, beginning with the return of animation premieres of SpongeBob SquarePants, Harvey Beaks, SANJAY AND CRAIG and PIG GOAT BANANA CRICKET and Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles .

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  12. DreamWorks to split from DisneyRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Channelnewsasia.com

    ... of "Jurassic World," on which he was executive producer. Universal - the Hollywood studio behind the blockbuster dinosaur series - is being tipped as Spielberg's likely new home by both the Hollywood Reporter and Variety. According to an industry ...

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  13. Fall Movie Preview: Spielberg plunges into the Cold WarRead the original story

    4 hrs ago | The Daily Commercial

    ... that possibly some young filmmaker is just thinking about discovering for all of us. Spielberg: I'm back in the dinosaur business, it appears. We promised them more teeth and they rewarded us for it. I would have been ecstatic if we had done what ...

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  14. DreamWorks Reportedly Will Part Ways With Disney Next YearRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | MSNBC

    ... partnership with India's Reliance Big Entertainment. "Jurassic World," which rebooted Spielberg's "Jurassic Park" dinosaur franchise, has become the third highest-grossing film in history, behind James Cameron's "Titanic" and "Avatar." A sequel to ...

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  15. Could DreamWorks be ditching Disney for Universal?Read the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Business Journal

    ... World" turned out to be a monstrous hit with the third biggest box office of all time. He's "essential to future dinosaur movies a as well as associated theme-park attractions," the Reporter wrote, as well as possible returns to the "Jaws" and "Back ...

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  16. New Jersey's Drunk History: The sun doesn't give a s-tRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | WKXW-FM Trenton

    ... thout giggling, as he talked about paleontologists Edward Cope and Othniel Marsh's 19th century competition to find dinosaur bones in the Garden State.

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  17. The End of Privacy?Read the original story

    6 hrs ago | World News Report

    Once the names were exposed to the world, it was revealed that thousands of public figures were among its paid members... With 30 years of experience and innovative approaches, we can help businesses whose private information have been compromised by resolving the problems caused and making you safe in the future. ORANGE COUNTY, CALIFORNIA, UNITED STATES, September 29, 2015 / EINPresswire.com / -- Scientists theorize that about 65 million years ago, a huge asteroid smashed into our planet, causing vast waves to course across the oceans, igniting runaway wildfires and sending plumes of ash into the air that blotted out the sun, bringing on an endless winter.

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  18. Should We Set Aside Half the Earth to Save It?Read the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | TIME.com

    A much-anticipated book in conservation and natural science circles is EO Wilson's Half-Earth: Our Planet's Fight for Life , which is due early next year. It builds on his proposal to set aside half the Earth for the preservation of biodiversity.

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  19. The top 10 places to use your student card in TorontoRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | BlogTO

    One of the big perks of being a post-secondary student is the discounts. They may be a little hard to track down , but they'll help you save a couple bucks when you're feeling less-than-affluent.

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  20. Dragonflies to Set Theme for Bohart Museum Open HouseRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 10, 2015 | Patch.com

    Did you know that their ancestors existed before dinosaurs did? And that fossil records show that they were the world's largest flying insects, some with wingspans measuring three feet? Dragonfly/damselfly expert Rosser Garrison of the California Department of Food and Agriculture will share his knowledge of dragonflies and damselflies---and showcase some of his global specimens-at the Bohart Museum of Entomology's open house on Sunday, Sept. 20. The open house, the museum's first of the 2015-16 academic year, is from 1 to 4 p.m. in Room 1124 of the Academic Surge Building on Crocker Lane, corner of Crocker Lane and LaRue Road, University of California, Davis.

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