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Researchers seek to prove Genesis

Most scientists believe Darwin got it right: Single-celled creatures evolved into complex ones, a process of natural selection and genetic adaptation that over eons turned a primordial swamp into shape-shifting cells, into ape-like primates, into people.


Related Topix: Genetics, Medicine, Science

Sat Aug 30, 2014


The Art Of Flip-Flopping; Jindal Just Went To Head Of Class

Just as the Republican Zoological Society was approaching manic panic over the depletion of its 672 reasons to blame President Obama for everything from the extinction of dinosaurs to radio static during thunderstorms, along came Bobby Jindal to give them a lift.


Related Topix: US Politics, US News, Bobby Jindal, Republican, US House of Representatives, Dinosaur, Science, US Governors

KCBD-TV Lubbock

Sunday last day to enjoy unique dinosaur exhibit

"Discover the Dinosaurs" features over 40 moving and replica museum-quality dinosaurs, a fun and educational exhibit that let the whole family get in close and actually touch the exhibits.


Related Topix: Dinosaur, Science

Frequently overlooked treasure trove on Chicago's lake shore

Originally created as part of the Columbian Exposition of 1893 , Chicago's Field Museum not only has a great history, but its collection of 25 million artifacts - including anthropology , botany , geology , culture, zoology and the environment -- offers a treasure trove of valuable information, insights and discoveries.


Related Topix: Anthropology, Science, Dinosaur, Chicago, IL

Dear Kitty

Utah dinosaur tracks site open to the public

SALT LAKE CITY, UTAH - A dry wash full of 112-million-year-old dinosaur tracks that include an ankylosaurus , dromaeosaurus and a menacing ancestor of the Tyrannosaurus rex , is set to open to the public this fall in Utah.


Related Topix: Dinosaur, Science, Salt Lake City, UT, University of Colorado Denver

Earth Times

Eggs of elephant birds still reign supreme

The large egg on sale in England later this year is more like a kiwi egg than these, belonging to the emu.


Related Topix: Dinosaur, Science, Breakfast, Life, Food


Dinosaur Nest And Young 'Babysitter' Fossilized...

Image Caption: The remains of 25 dinosaurs were found in a single rock slab from northeastern China.


Related Topix: Dinosaur, Science, University of Pennsylvania

KCDZ 107.7 FM

"Hatching the Past" at the Hi-Desert Nature Museum

Don't forget that the Hi-Desert Nature Museum's exhibit "Hatching the Past" that starting in May is still on display! This exhibit takes a rare and exciting look at the life of dinosaurs through their eggs, nests, and embryos.


Related Topix: Dinosaur, Science

Fri Aug 29, 2014

Hampton Roads Daily Press

Ticket Extras! Things to do this weekend and beyond

Every Friday in Ticket , the Daily Press offers suggestions on things to do over the weekend and upcoming events to plan for.


Related Topix: Traveler, Acoustic, Painting, Arts, Dinosaur, Science, Entertainment

CBS Local

Free Flicks For The End Of The Summer

Labor Day weekend is packed with films for young and old, before all the kids head back to school and the schedule thins out even more.


Related Topix: Cleveland Park (Washington, DC), Baltimore, MD, Dinosaur, Science, Columbia, MD, Ellicott City, MD, Pasadena, MD


Fish take a hike

Make way for the fish! Scientists reared 111 walking fish on land to see how they would compare to fish raised in water.


Related Topix: Dinosaur, Science

Redlands Daily Facts

New a Walking with Dinosaursa brings the past to life with updated findings

When: 7 p.m. Wednesday-Friday; 11 a.m., 3 and 7 p.m. Saturday; 1 and 5 p.m. Sept.


Related Topix: Dinosaur, Science

Barnstable Patriot

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EIGHTH GRADERS WELCOME HERE A greeting to incoming students at the high school carries a year seemingly far in the future.


Related Topix: Hyannis, MA, Dinosaur, Science, Home Gardening, Home

Lubbock Avalanche-Journal

Explore dinosaurs at travelling exhibit

Rex greets visitors to the Discover the Dinosaurs event on Friday at the Lubbock Memorial Civic Center.


Related Topix: Dinosaur, Science, Lubbock, TX, Family, Kids

Thu Aug 28, 2014

In-depth Africa

Welcome to the age of Cycad trafficking

To those who would possess them, rare and critically endangered cycads are the plant world's equivalent of the 1962 issue of the first Spiderman comic, owning the Gutenberg bible or finding the rare Penny Black stamp.


Related Topix: World News, South Africa, Dinosaur, Science, Home Gardening, Home

Boing Boing

An Exclusive Inside Look at Denver's Dinosaur Hotel

In an effort to stand out from their competition, hoteliers will try all sorts of gimmicks.


Related Topix: Dinosaur, Science

Science Daily

Paleontology: Oldest representative of a weird arthropod group

Biologists have assigned a number of 435-million-year-old fossils to a new genus of predatory arthropods.


Related Topix: Biology, Science

WTSP-TV Saint Petersburg

Dinosaur footprints found in San AntonioDinosaur footprints found in...

The Texas Parks & Wildlife Department and the Witte Museum share exciting news about the discovery of dinosaur footprints in Government Canyon State Natural Area.


Related Topix: Texas, Dinosaur, Science, Weird

Bournemouth Echo

10 things to do in Dorset this weekend if you hate the Air Festival

Does the roar of the Red Arrows have you reaching for the earplugs? If the Air Festival is not for you then here are ten other things to do in Dorset this weekend.


Related Topix: Dorset County, England, World News, United Kingdom, Dinosaur, Science, Family, Kids,

Wed Aug 27, 2014

Business Journal

Effort launched to educate public on San Antonio's dinosaurs

The Witte Musuem and the Texas Parks and Wildlife Department are collaborating on a new educational program to highlight the only known dinosaur footprints on public land in Bexar County.


Related Topix: Dinosaur, Science, Bexar County, TX


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