Dinosaur Newswire (Page 10)

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  1. Study reveals how turtles evolved to have shellsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 17 | DNA India

    Turtles shells, largely used for protection at present, was initially an adaptation for burrowing underground to escape the harsh ancient South African environment, a new study suggests. No other living vertebrate has so drastically altered its body to form such an impenetrable protective structure as the turtle, researchers said.

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  2. Why turtles evolved to have shells - and it's not for protectionRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 17 | Silicon Alley Insider

    Travel back in time to 260 million years ago, just before the dawn of the dinosaur era. Journey to what is now South Africa, and make your way to a river bank.

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  3. Dinosaurs wiped out by SOOT after giant asteroid crashed into Earth, say scientistsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 17 | Mirror.co.uk

    Dinosaurs were wiped out when soot from a massive asteroid impact triggered droughts, global cooling and almost killed off plant life, according to new research. Scientists believe that the effect of an asteroid impact 66 million years ago led to a colossal injection of soot into the atmosphere which eventually led to the demise of the dinosaurs.

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  4. Drastic climate change thanks to soot from meteorite impact may have wiped out dinosaursRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 17 | DNA India

    Scientists believe that the meteorite impact blamed for the extinction of most life on Earth at the time, may have actually kicked off a literal "Dark Age" that became the ultimate factor. Massive amounts of soot ejected from rocks following an asteroid impact caused global cooling and drought that may have led to the mass extinction of dinosaurs 66 million years ago, a new study suggests.

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  5. Girl raises money for damaged dinosaurRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 17 | WFMZ-TV Allentown

    A popular exhibit at the Reading Public Museum that was vandalized is getting help for repairs thanks to a little girl.

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  6. Everything Worth Knowing About ... DinosaursRead the original story

    Jun 1, 2016 | Discover

    How well do you know your dinos? We asked paleontologist Scott Persons, who teaches dinosaur evolution at the University of Alberta, to give us a whirlwind tour of the real Mesozoic World. Registration is FREE and takes only a few seconds to complete.

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  7. Jurassic larks in the park at Knebworth's dinosaur adventure dayRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 17 | Crow

    Experience the prehistoric world of the dinosaurs at the Hertfordshire stately home's Dino Adventure with amazing hands-on encounters throughout the day. Aspiring palaeontologists and brave explorers can conquer the park's special dinosaur trail, travelling back in time to face the 72 life-sized dinosaurs and prehistoric creatures.

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  8. Outdoors notebook | GOP plan to transfer federal lands stirs conservationistsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 17 | The Columbus Dispatch

    Bowfin are the last surviving species of Amiformes, a lineage that stretches to the Jurassic period, more than 145 million years into the age of dinosaurs. This skeleton is on display at Ohio State's Museum of Biological Diversity.

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  9. How did Asteroid Impact Wipe out Dinosaurs?Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 17 | I4U Future Technology News

    While it is widely accepted that an asteroid impact caused the mass extinction of dinosaurs and other life forms, researchers have been stumped by the process of how. In other words, they had figured out the killer, but not the murder weapon.

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  10. 29 things to do with the kids in and around North Lincolnshi... 1Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 16 | This Is Scunthorpe

    ... museum is hosting a variety of different events throughout the holidays including; Dangerous Dinosaurs - discover dinosaur bones with a dinosaur dig activity, make fossils and dinosaur masks. Groovy ghostbusters - make ghostbuster slime and your ...

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  11. Mr. RexRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 16 | TrekEarth

    ... was supposedly done by a friend in exchange for a dollar and a case of Dr. Pepper. Dinny is considered the largest "dinosaur" in America, weighing in at 150 tons. A small museum and a gift shop is located in its belly! Just... wow. In 1981, it was ...

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  12. Climate change by global soot dimming may have killed off the dinosaurs and ammonitesRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 16 | NorCalBlogs

    A new hypothesis on the extinction of dinosaurs and ammonites at the end of the Cretaceous Period has been proposed by a research team from Tohoku University and the Japan Meteorological Agency's Meteorological Research Institute. The researchers believe that massive amounts of stratospheric soot ejected from rocks following the famous Chicxulub asteroid impact, caused global cooling, drought and limited cessation of photosynthesis in oceans.

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  13. Noah's Ark theme park is impressive, but its - facts' don't hold waterRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 16 | The Miami Herald

    Answers in Genesis researchers Georgia Purdom and Dr. Andrew Snelling recount the reactions they had seen from guests during opening day of the Noah's ark replica at Ark Encounter park in Williamstown on July 7th. The ministry Answers in Genesis says the Noah's Ark it built for its Ark Encounter theme park near Williamstown is the world's largest timber-frame structure, with 3.1 million board feet.

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  14. KU is hunting a Tyrannosaurus rex with the help of crowdfundingRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 14 | The Wichita Eagle

    The University of Kansas is acquiring a Tyrannosaurus rex and funding the dig through crowdsourcing. KU paleontologist David Burnham and a team are spending most of July at Montana's Hell Creek Formation to continue to uncover the iconic dinosaur.

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  15. Noah's Ark theme park is impressive, but its a factsa dona t hold waterRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 16 | The Fresno Bee

    Answers in Genesis researchers Georgia Purdom and Dr. Andrew Snelling recount the reactions they had seen from guests during opening day of the Noah's ark replica at Ark Encounter park in Williamstown on July 7th. The ministry Answers in Genesis says the Noah's Ark it built for its Ark Encounter theme park near Williamstown is the world's largest timber-frame structure, with 3.1 million board feet.

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  16. New Research Debunks The Dinosaur's RoarRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 16 | National Public Radio

    New studies prove that dinosaurs may not have roared in their days on the earth. NPR's Linda Wertheimer talks to paleontologist Julia Clarke about her new discovery - the cooing sounds of dinosaurs.

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  17. Is Venezuela Having A Health Care Crisis? It Depends On Whom You AskRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 16 | National Public Radio

    Hugo d'Alessandro is pictured with his mother and grandmother. He was diagnosed with cancer when he was 10 years old.

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  18. New dinosaur had tiny little arms like T.rexRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 16 | Unexplained Mysteries

    Dating back 90 million years and measuring 7.6 meters in length, this prehistoric meat-eater, which has been named Gualicho shinyae , was discovered at a site in northern Patagonia. Perhaps the most interesting thing of all about this new species was its relatively tiny arms which were very similar to those of Tyrannosaurus rex despite the fact that they were not closely related.

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  19. Whales in BritainRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 16 | Dear Kitty

    ... musculus) can grow up to 100 feet in length and weigh up to 175 tons, making it far larger and heavier than any dinosaur . When I was a tiny nipper in the 1950s my dad would take me to the Natural History Museum (NHM) in London where I could marvel ...

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  20. Dinosaurs and Self Reflection at the History Museum of Los Angeles CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 15 | Culver City Times

    ... of Art, in the 1950's.Referring to the history of the Dinosaurs, one of the most important factors for me is the dinosaur exhibit, which through scientific research is how scientists know the age of the earth. Incidentally, the rotunda of the museum ...

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