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  1. Ancient flying reptile fills evolutionary gapRead the original story w/Photo

    4 min ago | The Otago Daily Times

    ... It lived in a river-dominated ecosystem far from the ocean in a region teeming with life, including a fearsome dinosaur predator called Sinraptor and a gigantic plant-eating dinosaur named Mamenchisaurus that boasted one of the longest necks of any ...

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  2. Int'l Research Team Names Most Primitive...Read the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | RedOrbit

    Image Caption: A diagram shows the fragmentary remains of Kryptodrakon progenitor found in the famed "dinosaur death pits" area of the Shishugou Formation in northwest China.

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  3. Will the Private Market for Dinosaur Bones Destroy Us All?Read the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Neatorama

    Are dinosaur fossils a national resource for research and education, or do they belong to those who own the land they are found on -or who buy them from the owners? Part of the problem is the desirability of dinosaur fossils, which fuels a black market in stolen or smuggled fossils.

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  4. Dinosaurs and Fossils @ Green Briar Nature Center 9:30 am Apr 25 Family + ChildrenRead the original story

    1 hr ago | Falmouth Enterprise

    ... models to see the different body shapes and sizes of some incredible prehistoric creatures as well as create clay dinosaur eggs and predict if your eggs will be covered by "lava" as we explode a model volcano. Prices are $25 for member families, $30 ...

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  5. RrrrrrrooooooaaaaaarrrrrrrrrrRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Boise Weekly

    ... dig for fossils and more when it comes to Expo Idaho this weekend. If you want to be a hero, gather all the dinosaur flicks you can find, facilitate a movie marathon/sleepover and take the kids to dinosaur paradise. You will forever go down in ...

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  6. Ancient flying reptile from China fills evolutionary gapRead the original story

    4 hrs ago | AlertNet

    ... It lived in a river-dominated ecosystem far from the ocean in a region teeming with life, including a fearsome dinosaur predator called Sinraptor and a gigantic plant-eating dinosaur named Mamenchisaurus that boasted one of the longest necks of any ...

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  7. VIMS embarks on tagging project to study the endangered sturgeon | With VideoRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Hampton Roads Daily Press

    VIMS doings its annual tagging of sturgeons in the James and York rivers. Researchers use gillnets to catch the sturgeon and then bring them on board.

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  8. Oldest pterodactyloid species discovered: Primitive flying reptile took wing 163 million years agoRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | Science Daily

    ... with Dr. Clark at GW. The desolate and harsh environment has become known to scientists worldwide as having "dinosaur death pits" for the quicksand in the area that trapped an extraordinary range of prehistoric creatures, stacking them on top of ...

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  9. 'Oddball Michigan' highlights state's quirkiest placesRead the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | Detroit Free Press

    There's a crazy mix of things in "Oddball Michigan: A Guide to 450 Really Strange Places."

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  10. White House honors OU's Sam Noble Oklahoma Museum of Natural HistoryRead the original story

    Tuesday Apr 22 | Pauls Valley Daily Democrat

    In a White House ceremony scheduled for Thursday, May 8, the Sam Noble Oklahoma Museum of Natural History at the University of Oklahoma will be awarded the nation's highest honor conferred on museums and libraries for service to the community.

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  11. Rocky Mountain Dinosaur Resource Center Unveils Two Never-Before-Seen Specimens for ExhibitionRead the original story

    Mar 8, 2014 | 24-7 Press Release

    The Rocky Mountain Dinosaur Resource Center is the first museum in the world to exhibit these two unique fossil specimens of roughly 80 million years in age.

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  12. Most primitive pterodactyloid pterosaur identifiedRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Examiner.com

    The preserved bones of Kryptodrakon progenitor has yielded new discoveries on the origin of the pterodactyloids, a group of flying reptiles that would go on to become the largest known flying creatures to have ever existed.

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  13. Cleveland Museum of Natural History's Dinofest brings ancient monsters to lifeRead the original story

    7 hrs ago | Cleveland.com

    ... skies every day. The best evidence is found in China, where a fine, powdery form of volcanic ash helped preserve dinosaur remains, including bones and some soft tissue. The ash protected the remains from the kind of rapid decay caused by bacteria. ...

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  14. Oldest fossils for line of flying reptiles foundRead the original story

    8 hrs ago | The Marion Star

    A diagram shows the fragmentary remains of Kryptodrakon progenitor found in the famed "dinosaur death pits" area of the Shishugou Formation in northwest China.

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  15. Meet Kryptodrakon: Oldest Known Pterodactyl Found in ChinaRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | National Geographic

    ... refers to its status as the oldest known pterodactyl. (See " New Golden Age for Pterosaurs, Flying Reptiles of the Dinosaur Era .") Scientists first discovered fragments of Kryptodrakon 's delicate fossils in 2001 in northwestern China's remote ...

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  16. Tiny Flying Reptile Ancestor to Giant Pterodactyls FoundRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | Criminal Report Daily

    ... of what was living alongside the behemoths like Mamenchisaurus ." Mamenchisaurus was an enormous plant-eating dinosaur at the same place and time as the early pterodactyl. Its neck alone reached up to 31 feet, which must have been handy for reaching ...

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  17. 'Hidden Dragon' Beast Gave Rise to Fearsome Flying ReptilesRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | Live Science

    The fragmentary remains of Kryptodrakon progenitor , the earliest known pterodactyloid flying reptile.

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  18. Oldest Pterodactyl Species, Kryptodrakon Progenitor, Discovered In ChinaRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | Switched

    ... and fly in whole new ways." A diagram shows the fragmentary remains of Kryptodrakon progenitor found in the famed "dinosaur death pits" area of the Shishugou Formation in northwest China. The skeletal outline is Pterodactylus antiquus reprinted with ...

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  19. Oldest Pterodactyloid Species Discovered, Named by International Team of ResearchersRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | Newswise

    ... with Dr. Clark at GW. The desolate and harsh environment has become known to scientists worldwide as having "dinosaur death pits" for the quicksand in the area that trapped an extraordinary range of prehistoric creatures, stacking them on top of ...

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  20. Peter McDonnellRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | Newsday

    Peter McDonnell was a bricklayer from Liverpool, who travelled to Sheffield by car with a group of friends who all survived.

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