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3 hrs ago | Independent.ie

More Barney than Jurassic Park as Irish team discovers that dinosaurs were fluffy

However, University College Cork paleontologist Dr Maria McNamara is a key part of a team which has now shown that all dinosaurs, especially small plant eaters, had feathers.

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7 hrs ago | Wall Street Journal

Doxbox: 'Dinosaur 13,' 'Finding Fela'

INFO: In 1990, paleontologists in South Dakota excavated "Sue," the 13th and most complete Tyrannosaurus rex specimen yet discovered.

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10 hrs ago | CBS Local

Lawsuit: CSUN Scientist Fired After Soft Tissue Found On Dinosaur Fossil

Attorneys for a California State University, Northridge scientist who was terminated from his job after allegedly discovering soft tissue on a triceratops fossil have filed a lawsuit against the university.

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Related Topix: Science, Paleontology, Los Angeles, CA, Northridge, CA, Cal State Northridge

13 hrs ago | Bad Astronomy Blog

Feathers More Common Among Dinosaurs Than Previously Thought

New dinosaur Kulindadromeus zabaikalicus wanders the lake-dotted lowlands of Jurassic Siberia in this artist's rendering.

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14 hrs ago | National Geographic

Siberian Discovery Suggests Almost All Dinosaurs Were Feathered

Almost all dinosaurs were probably covered in feathers, Siberian fossils of a tufted, two-legged running dinosaur dating from roughly 160 million years ago suggest.

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14 hrs ago | EurekAlert!

Leaf-mining insects destroyed with the dinosaurs, others quickly appeared

After the asteroid impact at the end of the Cretaceous period that triggered the dinosaurs' extinction and ushered in the Paleocene, leaf-mining insects in the western United States completely disappeared.

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Related Topix: Entomology, Science, Paleontology, Mexican Hat, UT

14 hrs ago | New Scientist

Feathersaurus: plant-eating dinos had plumage too

Many dinosaurs may have been covered in elaborate feathers similar to those of modern-day birds, according to a study of new fossils.

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15 hrs ago | 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.

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16 hrs ago | Downtown Phoenix Journal

Wire | Dino Fans Unite at the Second Annual Phoenix DinoCon

Dinosaur fan convention returns to Phoenix August 2: Pop culture event features creator of "Jurassic Park" T.rex, panels, demos and dinosaur-themed exhibitors From behind-the-scenes stories of Jurassic Park , to nostalgic jabs at The Land Before Time , Arizona's original dinosaur fan convention Phoenix DinoCon devours movie and TV dinosaurs from 3 ... (more)

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20 hrs ago | NJ.com

What a fossil: 'Walking With Dinosaurs' hits Newark, Tyrannosaurus rex falters

A behind the scenes look at the arena show Walking With Dinosaurs at Prudential Center in Newark.

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Yesterday | Daily Mail

Don't mess with the T-Rex: Researchers find giant predators hunted in gangs

Arizona botches execution of murderer: Killer spends TWO HOURS 'gasping for air' after last-minute appeal over secret drug cocktail Father and son, 17, attempting to break around-the-world flying record are killed after their plane crashes off American Samoa 'What if I decide to run?' Michele Bachmann says there's a 'chance' she could join the ... (more)

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Wed Jul 23, 2014

Lake Chelan Mirror

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'Lunchtime in the Morrison Formation' by Ray Troll is now n view in Cruisin' the Washington Fossil Freeway with Artist Ray Troll and Paleontologist Kirk Johnson, organized by the Burke Museum of Natural History and Culture in Seattle.

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Related Topix: Washington, Science, Paleontology, us Travel, Seattle Travel, North America Travel, Travel

CBS News

Longest fossilized poop to be sold at auction

If anyone had the guts to guess fossilized excrement, they would be right. What is being described as possibly the longest piece of ancient poop ever found will be sold at an auction on Saturday at the I.M. Chait Gallery in Beverly Hills, Calif.

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Live Science

Tyrannosaur 'Gangs' Terrorized Ancient Landscape

The new insight comes from several parallel tyrannosaur tracks unearthed in Canada.

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Canada.com

T-Rex fossil footprints found in northern B.C. paint new picture of ferocious dinosaur

The Vancouver Sun launches Wine Critic for your smartphone, tablet and desktop computer, featuring wine picks, tips, videos, advice on food pairings and more from our expert Anthony Gismondi.

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KTIV-TV Sioux City

Volunteer discovers record-breaking dinosaur bone

The bone measures 6 feet 7 inches and 2,800 pounds .and likely belonged to a beast 80 to 90 feet long.

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Examiner.com

The thunder lizard that never existed

Othniel Marsh, one of the founding fathers of paleontology, was active in the late 1800s in finding, gathering, and naming many of the dinosaurs that we know and have in natural history museums today.

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WWLP

Check Out the CT Dino Trail

If your family loves dinosaurs, you can have an amazing dinosaur-themed adventure at the Connecticut Dinosaur Trail this summer! Ashley headed down to the Science Center and spoke with Tracy Shirer, Director of Marketing & Public Relations, to see everything they have to offer your family this summer! Get a whole season of adventure! Includes ... (more)

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KKCO-TV Grand Junction

Local Paleontologist find a record braking fossil

Stacia Strong joined the News Team in March 2014 and is excited to get out and enjoy all the outdoor activities the western slope offers.

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Tue Jul 22, 2014

The Star Online

Primordial hunt: Dinosaur finder Scott Richardson makes prehistory

Richardson looks out over a valley in the Grand Staircase Escalante Monument in Utah: "There are bones all over this place."

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