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4 hrs ago | Earth Times

Global Commission adds pressure to climate debate

The only good fossil is one that's buried or in a museum. The little reptile isn't being burnt with its rock in a power station.

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Related Topix: Science, Paleontology, Global Warming, Alternative Energy, Renewable Energy (Green Energy), Energy

8 hrs ago | Hindustan Times

New dinosaur species discovered in Portugal

Portuguese and Spanish paleontologists have discovered a new species of dinosaur, the smallest in Portugal, researchers involved in the discovery have revealed. "It's one of the smallest on record in Portugal and probably the smallest of herbivorous dinosaurs, because it belongs to one of the smallest groups at a global level and because it probably wasn't yet an adult," Xinhua cited Portuguese Lusa News Agency as quoting researcher Fernando Escasso Tuesday.

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12 hrs ago | Sydney Morning Herald

12 secrets for a happy marriage

With our 25th wedding anniversary next week, my wife's answer is always the same: "Make sure you have the world's weirdest honeymoon. That way things can only get better."

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Related Topix: Wedding, Science, Paleontology, Australia, World News,

Tue Sep 16, 2014

KTRE-TV Lufkin

Naranjo Museum Junior Rangers uncover dinosaur fossil

The Naranjo Museum of Natural History Junior Rangers got a crash course in Paleontology on Tuesday. The kids got to help Dr. Neal Naranjo uncover a possible foot belonging to a Therizinosaurus, otherwise known as the "leaping lizard."

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Mail on Sunday

Is this mystery rock a dinosaur or just a hoax? Experts divided by...

Make-up-free Sarah Palin steps out without her wedding ring for first time since family fight at husband Todd's birthday celebration Police searching for missing UVA student, 18, release last known footage of girl as it's revealed she sent friends text at 1.20am saying she was lost on way to party near her home Grand Jury to be given until next year to decide whether police officer who shot dead unarmed Ferguson teenager Michael Brown should be charged EXCLUSIVE: It's a new View, but Rosie O'Donnell is up to her old tricks as shoeless star rubs co-hosts Whoopi, Rosie Perez and Nicolle Wallace the wrong way Rosie O'Donnell kicks off new The View BAREFOOT: Controversial comedienne rubs her tootsies as Whoopi introduced new co-hosts Rosie Perez and Nicolle Wallace 'I'm not used to it yet': Rosie O'Donnell shows off staggering 53lbs weight loss as she returns to The View... while Whoopi ... (more)

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Related Topix: Science, Paleontology, Wedding, Celebrities, Rosie O'Donnell, Whoopi Goldberg, Apple, Startups

The Daily Beast

The Meteor That Wiped Out the Dinosaurs Changed Earth's Plant Life, Too

The meteor that hit the Earth millions of years ago and is believed to have caused the dinosaurs' extinction also led to a major re-composition of forests and completely shifted the landscape of plants, a new study revealed Tuesday. Sixty-six million years ago, forests were made up largely of slow-growing, evergreen plants, such as oak, holly and cycads.

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Related Topix: Science, Paleontology, University of Arizona

Austrian Times

Fisherman Discovers Frozen Dinosaur Head

Russian palaeontologists are heading to Siberia after local fishermen discovered what could be the remains of a deep frozen dinosaur in a Siberian river. The fishermen from the Wild North Fishing Club are often heading off to search for new fishing locations miles away from any other sign of civilisation.

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Criminal Report Daily

Dino-Killing Meteorite Gave Way to Leafy Forests

Dozens of videos of the Russian meteor were uploaded to Youtube soon after impact on the morning of Feb. 15, 2013, many of which originated from vehicle dashboard cameras . During the morning commute many drivers saw the bright orb grow and explode in the atmosphere.

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Related Topix: World News, Russia, Asia, Science, Paleontology

The Post-Standard

Dinosaurs arrive - in pieces - at the MOST for Dinomania 2014

Animatronic dinosaurs, the centerpiece of Dinomania 2014, arrived at the Milton J. Rubenstein Museum of Science and Technology today, Tuesday, Sept. 16. This is the sixth time the MOST has hosted Dinomania, created by Kokoro Exhibits.

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KISU-TV Pocatello

Dinosaur Train

Join Buddy, an adorable preschool-age Tyrannosaurus Rex, who along with his Pteranodon family, ride the Dinosaur Train through prehistoric jungles, swamps, volcanoes and oceans. Beating the Heat - Buddy and Tiny travel to the Jurassic to make a new friend, Morris Stegosaurus, and discover how this huge dinosaur keeps cool in the heat.

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LiveScience

Tiny Bite Marks Reveal Afterlife of an Ichthyosaur

At least 145 million years ago, a hungry sea urchin might have left these star-shaped marks on this rib fragment of an ichthyosaur. When whales die, their bodies sink to the seafloor.

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Related Topix: Science, Paleontology, Europe, World News, United Kingdom

Voice of America

Report: NASA Failing in Mission to Find Dangerous Asteroids Near Earth

Image courtesy of NASA shows an artist's concept of a broken-up asteroid. Scientists think that a giant asteroid, which broke up long ago in the main asteroid belt between Mars and Jupiter, eventually made its way to Earth and led to the extinction of the dinosaurs.

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Related Topix: Science / Technology, NASA, Science, Paleontology

Mon Sep 15, 2014

Art Daily

New dinosaur species unearthed in Tanzania

This artist's rendering hand out on September 4, 2014 by the Carnegie Museum of Natural History shows a Dreadnoughtus schrani in life. A supermassive dinosaur that would have weighed as much as 60 small cars has been found in Argentina, where it likely perished in a bog some 77 million years ago, paleontologists said September 4, 2014.

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Earth & Sky

Bigger than T. rex, this dinosaur hunted in water

Spinosaurus was the largest known predatory dinosaur to roam the Earth. Scientists now say that it was also the first truly semiaquatic dinosaur.

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The Motley Fool

3D Printing Dinosaur Bones: You Won't Believe This Man's Crazy Journey

Sure, it's going to be big... but how big? TJ McCue decided to hop into an RV and find out. He's in the middle of an eight-month road trip around the U.S., stopping more than 100 times along the way to see how American businesses -- and individuals -- are putting 3D technology to use.

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Related Topix: Paleontology, Science, us Travel, Travel, Cellphones, Science / Technology, Inventions, San Rafael, CA

Science Daily

Moss plants brought back to life after having been frozen in Antarctic ice for 1,500 years

Mosses have existed on Earth for more than 400 million years. During this period they survived many climate catastrophes that wiped out more robust organisms such as, for example, dinosaurs.

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Related Topix: Science, Paleontology, World News, Germany

The Daily Star

Giant dinosaur fossil found

A giant dinosaur found in Tanzania once lived during a lush, green period when flowering plants flourished, about 100 million years ago, paleontologists report. The new dino species is a rare find in sub-Saharan Africa, where far fewer dinosaur fossils are discovered than in South America, the researchers said.

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Related Topix: Science, Paleontology, Ohio University, Athens, OH, Geology

ScienceBlogs

Pterosaurs by Mark Witton [Greg Laden's Blog]

Pterosaurs: Natural History, Evolution, Anatomy by Mark P. Witton is a coffee-table size book rich in detail and lavishly illustrated. Witton is a pterosaur expert at the School of Earh and Environmental Sciences at the University of Portsmouth.

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Harborough Today

Photo Gallery: Arts Fresco 2014

Crowds gathered in the pedestrianised High Street to watch the variety of wacky, funny and off-the-wall street artists. Kings of the event, which ran from 10am-4pm, were undoubtedly the 15ft-high Sauras dinosaurs which paraded up and down High Street with a Jurassic roar.

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Sun Sep 14, 2014

Kinston Free Press

Dinosaurs join aquarium displays

If you're looking for an easy and close one-day family get-away, the North Carolina Aquarium at Pine Knoll Shores is a great place to go. Everything from jellyfish and bull sharks to otters, reptiles and dinosaurs await you.

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Related Topix: Science, Paleontology, Pine Knoll Shores, NC

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