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37 min ago | BBC News

Dinosaurs 'shrank' to become birds

Huge meat-eating, land-living dinosaurs evolved into birds by constantly shrinking for over 50 million years, scientists have revealed.

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4 hrs ago | Science Daily

Shrinking dinosaurs evolved into flying birds

A new study involving scientists from the University of Southampton has revealed how massive, meat-eating, ground-dwelling dinosaurs evolved into agile flying birds: they just kept shrinking and shrinking, for over 50 million years.

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5 hrs ago | Tay AM

Dinosaurs Evolved Into Birds By 'Shrinking'

They have mapped out the evolutionary transformation in a detailed family tree of dinosaurs and their bird descendants after comparing the fossils of 120 different species and 1,500 skeletal features, particularly thigh bones.

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8 hrs ago | KWWL-TV Waterloo

Study traces dinosaur evolution into early birds

Scientists have mapped how a group of fearsome, massive dinosaurs evolved and shrank to the likes of robins and hummingbirds.

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8 hrs ago | ABC News

Study Traces Dinosaur Evolution Into Early Birds

Scientists have mapped how a group of fearsome, massive dinosaurs evolved and shrank to the likes of robins and hummingbirds.

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8 hrs ago | Ars Technica

Dinosaurs that led to birds were shrinking for millions of years

We tend to think of feathers as one of the defining features of birds. But in recent years, it's become apparent that the lineage of dinosaurs that gave rise to birds had feathers millions of years before anything remotely bird-like existed.

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9 hrs ago | The Washington Post

Fast shrinking dinosaurs

If almost all dinosaurs had feathers , as recent studies have indicated, what determined which ones would evolve into birds? According to new research published in Science , the mantra of the dino-birds was "just keep shrinking."

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9 hrs ago | KCDZ 107.7 FM

Dinosaur Family Fun Day at Hi-Desert Nature Museum Saturday

Bring the kids to Dinosaur Family Fun Day at the Hi-Desert Nature Museum Saturday.

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13 hrs ago | WHTC

Night at the museum: U.S. adults embrace art, scie...

Kids have been sleeping overnight in museums across the country for years, dozing off among live sharks and dinosaur bones.

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16 hrs ago | Houston Press

Rest of the Best: 8 Best Dinosaurs (& 2 Pseudo-Dinos) That Once Roamed Houston

I am an unashamed dinosaur nut. I had three different Time Life series on them as a child and if I had them today I would still read them.

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17 hrs ago | Observer & Eccentric

Museum's dinosaur program is delight for children

Garden City kids showed that they love dinosaurs and learning about their history.

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Wed Jul 30, 2014

ClickOnDetroit

'Walking With Dinosaurs' comes to Auburn Hills

"Walking With Dinosaurs The Arena Spectacular" is coming to The Palace of Auburn Hills for eight shows from Aug. 6-10.

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Examiner.com

Perot Museum is a new Dallas gem

Where in Texas can you see prehistoric tyrannosaurs, sauropods, ceratopsians, ornithomimids and raptors in addition to raw gemstones, medical advances, facts about the solar system and scientific developments on earth all under one roof? Open only since December 2012, the 180,000 square foot Perot Museum of Nature and Science , located in Victory ... (more)

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New Scientist

Bloodsuckers fed on dinosaurs 130 million years ago

Dong Ren of Capital Normal University in Beijing, China, and his colleagues studied three fossilised insects called true bugs from 130 million years ago.

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Fox News

Scientist claims California university fired him over creationist beliefs

A California university says it is investigating religious discrimination allegations made by a prominent scientist and former employee who claims he was fired for his creationist beliefs.

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Radio Times

Dan Stevens, Ricky Gervais, dinosaurs and London are the stars of the Night at the Museum 3 trailer

Let's start with the new additions Dan Stevens, Ben Kingsley and Rebel Wilson who all appear in the footage.

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Science Daily

Fossils found in Siberia suggest all dinosaurs could have been feathered

The first ever example of a plant-eating dinosaur with feathers and scales has been discovered in Russia.

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AmericanBankingNews.com

STUDY: Asteroid May Not Be Only Cause Of Dinosaur Extinction

According to new studies, it turns out the asteroid wasn't the only caue of the dinosaur extinction - it was just bad luck.

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Science Daily

Unique images bring fossil insects back to life

A ground breaking new book that brings together two of the major disciplines behind Jurassic Park is aiming to raise the profile of insect fossils through stunning photographs and unique illustrations.

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Tue Jul 29, 2014

Quebec Chronicle-Telegraph

Tonight on The Independents : New Wikileaks Bombshell, EU vs....

Tonight on The Independents : New Wikileaks Bombshell, EU vs. Russia, Palestinians vs. Hamas, NoKo vs. the World, D.C.'s 'Hottest,' Weak-ass Dinosaurs, Sultry After-Show, and More! Tonight's live episode of The Independents grapples with a riveting new leak from Wikileaks of a heretofore secret order by the Australian government to suppress news ... (more)

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Related Topix: The Independents, Pop/Rock, Israel, World News, Middle East, Science, Paleontology

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