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3 hrs ago |

The differences between secular and biblical paleontology

A secular paleontologist strictly applies the evolutionary presupposition to the study of paleontology while a biblical paleontologist strictly applies biblical presuppositions to the study of paleontology the word "presupposition" means "something supposed or assumed beforehand".


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7 hrs ago | St. Cloud Times

Group: Deadly asteroids more frequent than thought

Deadly space rocks big enough to destroy a city hit the Earth much more often than thought - perhaps as often as once a century, according to new calculations by a non-profit group devoted to preventing Space rocks big enough to destroy a city hit the Earth much more often than thought, according to an estimate by a private group devoted to ... (more)


Related Topix: Science / Technology, Space, Non-Profit, Dinosaur, Science, Explosion

7 hrs ago | /film

Sequel Bits: 'Jurassic World', 'How to Train Your Dragon 2a 2, 'Super Troopers 2a 2

This edition of Sequel Bits covers everything from kid-friendly adventures to gritty thrillers, and everything in between.


Related Topix: Dinosaur, Science, Paul Soter, Steve Lemme, Sinister

7 hrs ago |

Best reads for Earth Day

Today, April 22, is the international celebration of Earth Day ! Go hiking! Plant some trees! Get a little dirt under your fingernails! Or don't.


Related Topix: Life, Holidays, Earth Day, Dinosaur, Science

10 hrs ago | Scientific American

The Splendid and Remarkable Anatomy of Hornbills

Darren Naish is a science writer, technical editor and palaeozoologist . He mostly works on Cretaceous dinosaurs and pterosaurs but has an avid interest in all things tetrapod.


Related Topix: Dinosaur, Science, Ecology

12 hrs ago | The City Wire

Riff Raff | A recycled essay on Earth Day

Editor's note: This essay first appeared Aug. 1, 2009. It runs here again because of Earth Day and we believe recycling an essay will help save the planet.


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17 hrs ago | The Times-Tribune

On the Same Page author to discuss science-based tales at Flynn lecture

TRIBUNE Author Douglas Preston will speak Friday night at the Theater at Lackawanna College as part of Lackawanna County Library System's Matthew F. Flynn Library Lectures Series.


Related Topix: Vocal, Libraries, us Travel, North America Travel, New York City Travel, Travel, Journalism, Dinosaur, Science, Nonfiction, Arts

21 hrs ago | Get Reading

Baby dinosaur returned to The Oracle

Aiden Howe, of Bath Road, Padworth, has been before the court 16 times for 30 different offences with the latest incident happening while he was on bail on suspicion of another burglary Royals host Boro at Madejski Stadium this evening knowing a win will take them back into the play-off places The yellow-eyed, green and grey creature was waiting ... (more)


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Yesterday | Historic City News

First leatherback sea turtle nest discovered

The Guana Tolomato Matanzas National Estuarine Research Reserve announced today that the first leatherback sea turtle nest on its beaches was discovered on Saturday, April 19th; Rainer Eastman and Cat Eastman caught a glimpse of the newly discovered turtle nest at the South Beach.


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Mon Apr 21, 2014

WTAE-TV Pittsburgh

'Walking With Dinosaurs' comes to life at Consol Energy Center

With the Penguins out of town for the playoffs, Consol Energy Center played host to another species that roamed the earth 65 million years ago.


Related Topix: Dinosaur, Science, Consol Energy, Mining

Live Science

Ancient Assassin Flies Found in Amber

An extinct species of assassin fly that lived during the age of the dinosaurs has been discovered inside a translucent tomb of amber.


Related Topix: Dinosaur, Science, Entomology


'How to Train Your Dragon 2' Shows Off its First Five Minutes

With no Pixar films around this year , the biggest animated film of the summer is easily How to Train Your Dragon 2 .


Related Topix: Dinosaur, Science

Aurora Children's Playhouse to Present Brer Rabbit, The Puppet Guy & More in May

Aurora Theatre assembles the best children's performers in the region, bringing them to Gwinnett County for the series Aurora Children's Playhouse.


Related Topix: Gwinnett County, GA, Dinosaur, Science


Boy finds mastodon tooth

Mastodons -- elephant-like beasts that lumbered across North America more than 10,000 years ago -- are long extinct, but apparently it wasn't tooth decay that did them in.


Related Topix: Science, US News

Times Record News

Our opinion: If big bird returns, get ready to duck

Mark Norrell, paleontology chair of the Museum of Natural History, told the Post in what surely isn't good news to the airline industry, "Large birds evolved before, and they could evolve again."


Related Topix: Science, Opinion

Bournemouth Echo

VELMA the Velociraptor - escaped' from Marwell Zoo to greet crowds at a Bournemouth shopping park.

The special pre-historic guest capped off Castlepoint 's 'Shopping with Dinosaurs' event, which has been a big hit during the Easter holidays .


Related Topix: Dinosaur, Science

Sun Apr 20, 2014

The Item

Robotic dinosaurs awaken for Secaucus exhibition

Guy Gsell's dinosaurs are pretty tough. Predators cannot eat them. They are highly resistant to rain, screaming children and bugs.


Related Topix: Dinosaur, Science, Secaucus, NJ, Weather, Trenton, NJ, Theater, Arts

CBC News

Royal Tyrrell dino egg hunt draws young paleontologists

The Royal Tyrrell Museum in Drumheller is hosting its annual Easter egg hunt and has hidden dinosaur eggs throughout the galleries.


Related Topix: Science, Dinosaur, Life, Holidays, Easter, Canada

The Messenger

Digging into natural sciences

"Any kid likes rocks - rocks and dinosaurs," said Robert Wolf, president of the club.


Related Topix: Dinosaur, Science, Geology

Ventura County Star

Editorial: Evolutionary times

The pterosaur went extinct 66 million years ago, and probably a good thing, too, because mankind would have looked like easy prey - both to the pterosaur and much else that stomped, slithered and soared in the bygone era of the dinosaurs.


Related Topix: Dinosaur, Science, Opinion


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