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16 min ago | RedOrbit

Neither Too Hot Nor Too Cold: The Evolution Of...

Image Caption: This is a marine crocodilian, here a dyrosaurid, swimming in the warm surface waters during the end of the Cretaceous period.

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Related Topix: France, World News, Environment, Science

4 hrs ago | Christian Science Monitor

Chris Pratt discusses the upcoming dinosaur movie 'Jurassic World'

So far this year we've seen a few films shift their release dates out of the already overcrowded summer of 2015 - Batman vs. Superman for instance - but the next installment in the Jurassic Park franchise is releasing right in the thick of it on June 12th, 2015.

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Related Topix: Dinosaur, Science, Guardians of the Galaxy, Chris Pratt, Horror Movies, Jurassic Park, Action Movies, Adventure, Science Fiction Movies, Safety Not Guaranteed

Fri Aug 22, 2014

New Statesman

Raptor enrapture: the story of a life saved by falconry

The natural world seems to have an endless capacity to soak up our grief. We project on it our sins.

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Related Topix: Dinosaur, Science

Cinema Blend News

Jurassic World Co-Star Vincent D'Onofrio Says Fans Don't Have The Real Story Yet

A lot has been written about Jurassic World , the fourth film in the dinosaur franchise but the first to try and resurrect the series after years of complacency.

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Related Topix: Dinosaur, Science, Bryce Dallas Howard

The Independent

'Alien thigh bone' on Mars: Excitement from alien hunters at 'evidence' of extraterrestrial life

James Vincent is Science and Technology Reporter for The Independent online, and his work appears in print too.

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Related Topix: Dinosaur, Science, UFO and Alien

Greenwich Citizen

Dinosaur footprints set for public display in Utah

In this undated photo provided by the Bureau of Land Management, researchers and volunteers clean the surface of a new track site on BLM lands north of Moab, Utah.

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Related Topix: Moab, UT, Dinosaur, Science, University of Colorado Denver

ABC News

Dinosaur Footprints Set for Public Display in Utah

A dry wash full of 112-million-year-old dinosaur tracks that include prints left behind by an ankylosaurus , dromaeosaurus and a menacing ancestor of the Tyrannosaurus rex, are set to be opened to the public this fall near Moab, Utah.

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Related Topix: Dinosaur, Science, Moab, UT

Switched

These Silly Dinosaur Impressions Spotlight Our Serious Obsession With Prehistoric Beasts

It's hard to imagine that anyone would enjoy being chased and eaten by a real dinosaur.

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Related Topix: Dinosaur, Science, Painting, Arts, Tradewest, National Geographic, Video Games

The Triangle

Geekadelphia hosts annual awards

Geekadelphia hosted the fourth annual Geek Awards at the Academy of Natural Sciences of Drexel University Aug. 16. The sold-out awards show celebrated the Philadelphia geek community and its contributions toward building a better and more united city.

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Related Topix: Drexel University, Philadelphia, PA, World Records

Canada.com

Kootenay fossil site offers rare view into history of life on Earth

On a steep mountain slope near Marble Canyon, Jean-Bernard Caron places a metal wedge into a crack in the shale rock and hits it with a sledgehammer.

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Related Topix: Science, Pomona College, Claremont, CA

Evening News

20 ways keep your family entertained this Bank Holiday weekend

From history to herring, festivals to family fun at the races there is something to keep all your family entertained this Bank Holiday week.

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Related Topix: World News, Norfolk County, England, United Kingdom, Dinosaur, Science, Home Gardening, Home, Life, Food Festival, Food,

Logan Banner

BCML celebrates successful reading project

More than 50 people attended Buffalo Creek Memorial Library's summer reading program pool party held at the Larry Joe Harless Community Center in Gilbert.

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Related Topix: Gilbert, WV, Family, Kids, Dinosaur, Science

Arkansas Online

Island of Lemurs: Madagascar

The IMAX 3-D documentary Island of Lemurs: Madagascar shines a spotlight on one of the earliest primates that coexisted with dinosaurs more than 60 million years ago.

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Related Topix: Dinosaur, Science

Thu Aug 21, 2014

The Charlotte Observer

Newest 'Doctor Who' makes a great entrance

That would be the latest actor to portray the time-traveling fixer, Doctor Who – Peter Capaldi – who officially assumes the TARDIS with the eighth season premiere of the cult hit Saturday night and wastes no time taking full ownership of the role.

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Related Topix: Science Fiction TV, Doctor Who, Entertainment, Television, The Thick of It, Peter Capaldi, Dinosaur, Science, Kill List, Matt Smith

CollectionDX

TheToySource 8-21 Weekly SourceNews! TFC, Toyworld, Bandai Tamashii and More

The first in a line of dinosaur figures, which are rumored to combine, to form the largest prehistoric combiner to date! Order yours today at theToySource: For those that preordered, the team is busy packing orders containing the figure! Figures still available, and you can order yours at TheToySource here: These arrived in the warehouse yesterday, ... (more)

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USA Today

Scientists find life half a mile below Antarctica

Scientists find life half a mile below Antarctic ice Subglacial environments below Antarctic ice sheets have long been suspected to harbor life of some kind.

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WPTV Local News

Hiker finds 125 million-year-old dinosaur tracks

A hiker has discovered a new collection of footprints left behind 125 million years ago by a number of different dinosaurs.

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Midhurst and Petworth

World's largest egg to be sold at Billingshurst auction

The largest egg in the world could be sold for as much as 50,000 when it is auctioned at Billingshurst in November.

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Live Science

Surprising Survivor: Little Ancient Reptile Outlived Dinosaurs

Fossils discovered in South America are evidence of true survivors: a new species of lizardlike reptiles that lived through the event that killed the dinosaurs.

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ABC News

How Northern Australia caused the world's first mass extinction

Ancient volcanoes in Northern Australia caused half of the world's species to go extinct, and can teach us about the future.

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Related Topix: Volcanic Eruption, Natural Disasters, Dinosaur, Science

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