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  1. UK scientists work out weight of Sophie the StegosaurusRead the original story w/Photo

    5 min ago | The Daily Townsman

    ... it died, weighed around 1.6 tons and was about the same size as a small rhinoceros. The scientists worked out the dinosaur's body mass after creating a 3D digital version of its skeleton, calculating the volume of flesh around the bones, and ...

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  2. Spider Venom May Be Key to New PainkillersRead the original story w/Photo

    7 min ago | How Stuff Works

    ... predate the grass that they now often thrive in. Nightmarish Cricket That Eats Anything Is Now Invading the US Dinosaur Era fossils sometimes include what researchers call "roachoids," or wing impressions that were made by ancestors to today's ...

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  3. UK scientists work out weight of Sophie the StegosaurusRead the original story

    33 min ago | Boston Herald

    ... (1,600 kilograms) and its body mass was about the same size as a small rhinoceros. The scientists worked out the dinosaur's body mass after creating a 3-D digital version of its skeleton, calculating the volume of flesh around the bones, and ...

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  4. Sigal Museum offers free admission this month thanks to KiwanisRead the original story w/Photo

    33 min ago | NJ.com

    According to a news release, the deal is valid on weekends in March. The museum is open 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday and noon to 4 p.m. Sunday.

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  5. Scientists work out the weight of a famous StegosaurusRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | The Washington Post

    Archaeologists wish they could be so rude as to walk up and ask a dinosaur her weight. Traditionally, they've guessed the mass of the long-dead dinos by making estimates based on the size of the bones in their thighs and upper arms.

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  6. Curious GeorgeRead the original story

    1 hr ago | KISU-TV Pocatello

    ... four of them - investigation often leads to unintended consequences! Today is the big unveiling of the Ankylosaurus dinosaur skeleton at the Museum, but it's missing a leg! George and the Man with the Yellow Hat thought they delivered all 4 bones. ...

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  7. Evolution in 2nd grade .....and then someRead the original story

    3 hrs ago | The Code Project

    ... for past 4 million years and other was to list one animal which doesnt not exist now. I told my daughter that Dinosaur are extinct. But she doesnt accept it. she argued with me and still says they are in this world but hiding. I am not sure how to ...

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    2 hrs ago | Nanaimo Daily News

    ... it died, weighed around 1.6 tons and was about the same size as a small rhinoceros. The scientists worked out the dinosaur's body mass after creating a 3D digital version of its skeleton, calculating the volume of flesh around the bones, and ...

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  9. Jurassic World - Super Bowl TV Spot, Trailer and InformationRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | ContactMusic.com

    ... people have steadily lost interest. Pioneering science at the park has led to the creation of the first hybrid dinosaur being created, designed to entice and scare the visitors, yet unfortunately, it gets lose. Now, a brand new dinosaur is hunting ...

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  10. Smithsonian bans selfie sticksRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Iol.co.za

    Millions of museum visitors in the US capital will no longer be able to take pictures of themselves in front of a T-Rex dinosaur using a camera mounted on a rod. The Smithsonian Institution on Tuesday banned the use of so-called "selfie sticks" in its complex of museums, the world's biggest, citing the need to protect visitors and museum objects, especially in crowded conditions.

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  11. MomentumTHE Gift of GratitudeRead the original story

    6 hrs ago | American Reporter

    ... approval but is now being arbitrarily closed. At least part of the reason is unknown, but in a sequenced layer of dinosaur fossils that shows their progress from a time of when they were abundant to the time when they disappeared, Dr. Perriman has ...

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  12. Gallery/Video: Rushmere Hall Primary gets prehistoric visitor to...Read the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | Ipswich Evening Star

    The team behind new show Jurassic Adventures, at the Ipswich Regent this month, bring a dinosaur to meet the pupils at Rushmere Hall Primary School, Ipswich. Photos: Lucy Taylor He may have seemed scary, too scary for some, but this T-Rex turned out to be pussycat when he visited youngsters at Rushmere Hall Primary School in Ipswich.

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  13. Museum of Western Colorado marks 50 yearsRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | The Grand Junction Sentinel

    Julia McHugh of the Museum of Western Colorado and Colorado Mesa University talks about the happenings at Dinosaur Valley at the CMU ballroom during the museum's 50th anniversary annual meeting. McHugh teaches geology to CMU students at the same time she expands opportunities for museum visitors.

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  14. 'Jurassic World' Reveals Seven New Dinosaurs From The MovieRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | International Business Times

    Actors Jeff Goldblum, Vince Vaughn and Julianne Moore are shown in a scene from the new film "The Lost World: Jurassic Park" in which they come face to face with a T-Rex dinosaur. The dinosaurs in the film are created by computer graphics and large scale models.

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  15. Hot in science: Predators that look like flowers, fossil findings,...Read the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | The Star Online

    Obvious predator: The orchid mantis has evolved to look like a flower and its colour can trick its prey into approaching in the belief that it contains nectar. Photo: Wikimedia Commons/Luc Viatour Scientists have discovered how the orchid mantis native to Malaysia and Indonesia lures its prey.

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  16. North Dakota Staycation: 7 Fun Things to Do While Staying Close to HomeRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | News Max

    Buffalo, dinosaur skeletons, national parks and a modern day Stonehenge are among the many attractions families on vacation or staycation will enjoy in North Dakota. Here are seven great places to visit in the Peace Garden State: 1. Dakota Dinosaur Museum : Located in Dickinson, this museum houses 11 full-scale dinosaurs, including a real skeleton of a Triceratops.

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  17. F6Y5_FacesDinostarsRead the original story

    14 hrs ago | The Reminder

    SECOND GRADERS at both the Vineland Public Charter School and the Millville Public Charter School recently performed for teachers and parents as an added school event to boost their learning. The students danced, sang and even interjected comedy into their performance about the fossils and dinosaurs they are learning about as part of the schools' science curriculum.

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  18. Young Dino Weighed Whopping 3,527 LbsRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | Criminal Report Daily

    At least some young adult dinosaurs were enormous, suggests a new study that found a still-youthful Stegosaurus stenops weighed a scale-crushing 3,527 pounds when it died an untimely death. The detailed method for estimating the dinosaur's weight could not only reveal more about this particular dinosaur species, but it also could be used to more accurately estimate the weight of other dinosaurs.

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  19. Stegosaurus gives up body weightRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | BBC News

    The animal is perhaps one of the best known of all dinosaurs; it is the one that had a series of bony plates protruding from its back. But then the specimen - nicknamed "Sophie" - may have been aged just six or seven when she died.

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  20. World's most complete Stegosaurus weighed the same as a RHINORead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | Daily Mail

    Now scientists at London's Natural History Museum, where 'Sophie' the Stegosaurus now resides, have revealed just how heavy she was when she died. Experts have calculated the young adult dinosaur would have crashed through undergrowth and swatted predators away with its 3,527lb bulk.

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