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  1. Read Full ArticleRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 23 | C-101

    During an appearance on 'The Ellen Degeneres Show' Jurassic World star Chris Pratt took on Noah Ritter, the 6-year-old internet star. Noah didn't hold back his immense knowledge of dinosaurs and rubbed his superior intellect in Chris Pratt's face with every correct answer.

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  2. Apparently Kid Totally Schools Chris Pratt on Dinosaur KnowledgeRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 23 | ETonline

    It's been less than a year since Noah Ritter changed the game in broadcast journalism at the Wayne County Fair, and now he's matching wits with one of today's biggest movie stars, Chris Pratt! The 35-year-old Jurassic World actor and the young American icon went on The Ellen DeGeneres Show to battle it out over dinosaur knowledge.

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  3. Pratt, Ice Cube, more debut new footage at CinemaConRead the original story

    Friday Apr 17 | KCTV5

    Chris Pratt left the CinemaCon crowd in stitches with his irreverent, high-energy and slightly racy comments at the annual conference of theater owners Thursday. The actor, there to promote "Jurassic World" along with director Colin Trevorrow, introduced a sizzle reel of new footage from the dinosaur epic.

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  4. Sun screens: A preview of summer moviesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 23 | Canada.com

    Critics like to bemoan that there's nothing new under the sun, but that's only partly true. Sure, the summer of 2015 features a slew of remakes , sequels , reboots and reimaginings so old they're new again, like the 50th-anniversary take on The Man from U.N.C.L.E. But there's always something fresh lurking in the corners of the multiplex, whether it's Disney's Tomorrowland, the new Canadian comedy Preggoland or San Andreas, an earthquake disaster movie that could be called Shaky-land.

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  5. 'Apparently' Kid Is Back And He's Schooling Chris Pratt On Dinosaur TriviaRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 23 | WSRZ

    During an appearance on 'The Ellen Degeneres Show' Jurassic World star Chris Pratt took on Noah Ritter, the 6-year-old internet star. Noah didn't hold back his immense knowledge of dinosaurs and rubbed his superior intellect in Chris Pratt's face with every correct answer. 3 comments

  6. Drones give never before seen view of dinosaur footprintsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 23 | ABC News

    A low-flying drone is giving palaeontologists a never before seen view of ancient dinosaur track ways in Western Australia's north. A team is halfway through a three-year project to document hundreds of dinosaur footprints that were left along the West Kimberley coast about 130 million years ago.

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  7. Watch Chris Pratt Get Schooled In Dinosaur Trivia By Noah - Apparently Kid' RitterRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 23 | MTV

    Chris Pratt is starring in the highly anticipated blockbuster sequel " Jurassic World " this summer but how much does he actually know about dinosaurs? Apparently, not a whole lot. During an appearance on "The Ellen DeGeneres Show" airing Thursday , Chris tested his paleontologic expertise during a trivia game called "Dino Right or Dino Wrong."

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  8. Jurassic World: Chris Pratt Is on the Run in New ClipRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 23 | Collider

    Universal has released a new clip for Jurassic World. From director Colin Trevorrow , the fourth entry in the franchise takes audiences inside a fully operational iteration of John Hammond's park.

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  9. Biblical Cryptozoology : Revealed Cryptids of the BibleRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 23 | Examiner.com

    We know that there is books about cryptozoology which have made it to the movies and television. But many people who study and write about cryptozoolgy do it on an evolutionary theme.

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  10. 'Jurassic World' actor Chris Pratt schooled by 6-year-old dinosaur expert on 'Ellen'Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 23 | The Times-Picayune

    Actor Chris Pratt is taunted by 6-year-old dinosaur expert Noah Ritter, who defeated Pratt in a dinosaur-based trivia contest on 'The Ellen DeGeneres Show. Let's hope " Jurassic World " actor Chris Pratt has better luck with dinosaurs than he does with 6-year-olds.

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  11. 43 fossilized dinosaur eggs unearthed during road construction work in ChinaRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 23 | Boing Boing

    In Southern China, 43 dinosaur eggs were discovered by construction workers as a road was being upgraded, state media reported. The fossils were discovered in recent weeks in Heyuan in Guangdong province, the website Chinanews.com reported.

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  12. Summer of Sharks exhibit combines art, science, and one man's obsessionRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 23 | Seward City News

    An Alaskan artist's quest to finally solve the mysteries of an incredible, prehistoric Helicoprion resembling a big shark with whorl teeth has resulted not only in some solid scientific answers, but in an awe-inspiring, rather artsy, fun yet scientific traveling exhibit now on display at the Alaska Sea Life Center. The center held a soft opening of Summer of Sharks , its first ever visiting exhibit on Friday, April 17th enabling local Seward families, and hosts of visiting school groups on year-end field trips to get a look at it.

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  13. How to tell boy dino from girl dino?Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 23 | Iol.co.za

    ... than do females, so the larger wide plates were likely from males," said Evan Saitta, a 23-year-old paleontology graduate student at Britain's University of Bristol whose study appears in the journal PLOS ONE. "The broad, thin structure of the ...

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  14. dinosaur eggs chinaRead the original story

    Thursday Apr 23 | RedOrbit

    ... In April 2005, the city was officially declared "Hometown of the Dinosaur in China" during an international paleontology event, according to local media reports. Heyuan was honored by the China Geological Survey's Stratum and Paleontology Center, as ...

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  15. Fossil Teeth Suggest Humans Played Role in Neanderthal ExtinctionRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 23 | Live Science

    Credit: Shara E. Bailey, Center for the Study of Human Origins, Department of Anthropology, New York Universit y, New York, USA Ancient teeth from Italy suggest that the arrival of modern humans in Western Europe coincided with the demise of Neanderthals there, researchers said. Neanderthals are the closest extinct relatives of modern humans.

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  16. Chris Evans Found a Way to Stand Out From All Those Other ChrisesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 23 | New York Magazine

    Chris Evans has a movie to promote. A big-budget movie, in a big action-hero franchise that has many fans.

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  17. Chris Pratt Gets Schooled By Noah 'Apparently Kid' Ritter In a Game of Dinosaur TriviaRead the original story

    Thursday Apr 23 | Paper Magazine

    Prepare for an Internet-induced heart explosion: Chris Pratt is on Ellen today and challenges Noah "The Apparently Kid" Ritter to a dinosaur-themed trivia game in honor of the actor's appearance in Jurassic World . We won't mince words: Noah schools Chris and, with his exuberance and blue shirt and khakis, reminds us of a cuter mini-version of Chris Farley's classic SNL character, Matt Foley .

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  18. Looking to fossils to predict tooth evolution in rodents: Ever-growing molars in the future?Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 23 | Science Daily

    Fifty million years ago, all rodents had short, stubby molars -- teeth similar to those found in the back of the human mouth, used for grinding food. Over time, rodent teeth progressively evolved to become taller, and some rodent species even evolved continuously growing molar teeth.

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  19. Entire genomes of woolly mammoths mapped: Clues to extinction, possibility of bringing mammoths backRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 23 | Science Daily

    An international team of researchers has sequenced the nearly complete genome of two Siberian woolly mammoths -- revealing the most complete picture to date -- including new information about the species' evolutionary history and the conditions that led to its mass extinction at the end of the Ice Age. "This discovery means that recreating extinct species is a much more real possibility, one we could in theory realize within decades," says evolutionary geneticist Hendrik Poinar, director of the Ancient DNA Centre at McMaster University and a researcher at the Institute for Infectious Disease Research, the senior Canadian scientist on the project.

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  20. Best, worst jobs on Take Kids to Work DayRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 22 | The Arizona Republic

    Thursday, April 23, is Take Our Daughters and Sons to Work Day. It's an invaluable opportunity to teach your children about work ethics and the Best, worst jobs on Take Daughters and Sons to Work Day Thursday, April 23, is Take Our Daughters and Sons to Work Day.

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