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  1. Archaeologists in Barcelona find dinosaur neck more than five meters longRead the original story

    Sunday Dec 14 | Art Daily

    ... that they are in the same position as when the animal was alive 68 million years ago, an exceptional discovery in dinosaur remains that are found in the Pyrenees, which usually are only isolated and dispersed portions. Angel Galobart, the leader of ...

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  2. What really killed the dinosaurs?Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Dec 14 | NEWS.com.au

    IT'S a mystery that we thought was solved but new research shows that it may have been more than an asteroid that killed the dinosaurs. A DEAL struck by the government and Telstra will see taxpayers spending $11 billion to buy back the copper network the Howard government sold last century.

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  3. NMSU researchers collaborate on massive bird genome studyRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Dec 14 | Las Cruces Sun-News

    ... else, what genes make birds different from one another, and how and when various birds evolved from a single dinosaur ancestor," said Peter Houde, biology professor in the College of Arts and Sciences. Houde and Nitish Narula, an NMSU master's ...

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  4. Discovery Place cuts admission to $1 for poor familiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Dec 14 | The Charlotte Observer

    Ella Robson, 8, left, and her sister Hannah examine the life-size Tyrannosaurus rex sculpture Oct. 2 during a preview of the "Dinosaurs in Motion" exhibit at Discovery Place. Looking to broaden its audience and target an underserved part of the community, Discovery Place plans to announce Monday a program offering low-cost admissions to needy families at its flagship science center uptown and satellite children's museums.

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  5. Milwaukee County: Get on board with streetcar, Couture developmentRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Dec 14 | Milwaukee Journal-Sentinal

    ... spaces. We love to tell a story of our first family picnic in a county park or how many times we have seen the dinosaur exhibit at the public museum. While we have a rich history, our best days aren't behind us, they await us. As a community, we are ...

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  6. New family tree for birds spurs ideas on evolutionRead the original story

    Sunday Dec 14 | 590ktie.com

    Scientists have produced a new family tree for nearly all species of birds alive today, drawing on a massive DNA analysis to gain insights into evolutionary history. The tree was built by comparing the complete DNA codes, or genomes, of 48 species as varied as the bald eagle, the common cuckoo, two kinds of penguin, the downy woodpecker and the Anna's hummingbird.

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  7. Everhart offers two weeks of free admission for childrenRead the original story

    Sunday Dec 14 | The Times-Tribune

    When accompanied by an adult, children age 12 and younger will be able to visit Everhart Museum free from Dec. 15-29. General admission times include noon to 4 p.m. Monday, Thursday and Friday, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Saturday and noon to 5 p.m. on Sunday.

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  8. Eagle-face critter found to be America's earliest horned dinosaurRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Dec 14 | Arkansas Online

    More than 100 million years ago, when the grasslands of Montana were dotted with redwoods and ferns, there lived a diminutive dinosaur the size of a crow with a face that resembles an eagle.

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  9. Flamingoes 'closely related to pigeons': Scientists form 'most reliable' avian tree of lifeRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Dec 14 | Russia Taday

    Scientists have generated a major study of 45 bird genomes, representing key branches in bird evolution. It took 9 supercomputers around the world the equivalent of 400 years of processor time to study the genomes and form them into a family tree.

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  10. 41% of amphibians may disappear as Earth faces sixth 'great extinction': studyRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Dec 13 | The Raw Story

    A stark depiction of the threat hanging over the world's mammals, reptiles, amphibians and other life forms has been published by the prestigious scientific journal, Nature. A special analysis carried out by the journal indicates that a staggering 41% of all amphibians on the planet now face extinction while 26% of mammal species and 13% of birds are similarly threatened.

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  11. Walking with dinosaurs: Jim Murphy's victory celebrated by London party Johann Lamont called JurassicRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Dec 13 | Sunday Herald

    JIM Murphy emphatically won the Scottish Labour leadership contest yesterday and promised to build the "fairest nation on the planet" if he became First Minister. JIM Murphy emphatically won the Scottish Labour leadership contest yesterday and promised to build the \"fairest nation on the planet\" if he became First Minister.

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  12. These are 2014's Best Movie TrailersRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Dec 13 | IGN

    ... sensibility, period feel, and loony humor, while also showcasing its stellar ensemble cast. A genetically modified dinosaur runs amok in this upcoming reboot of the Jurassic Park franchise. Set years after the events of the first movies, the public ...

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  13. Smoke prompts evacuation of Natural History MuseumRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 12 | Newsday

    Deputy Fire Chief Joseph Schiralli says air conditioning units that were undergoing maintenance caught fire Friday afternoon, sending smoke through the ventilation system. Museum officials say there were no injuries.

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  14. Mass bird genome study reveals close links with dinosaursRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 11 | Reuters

    Scientists from 80 institutions world-wide collaborate to provide new answers to key evolutionary questions about birds and dinosaurs. Jim Drury reports.

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  15. 'Big Bang' of bird evolution mapped: Genes reveal deep histories of...Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 11 | Science Daily

    The first findings of the Avian Phylogenomics Consortium are being reported nearly simultaneously in 29 papers -- eight papers in a Dec. 12 special issue of Science and 21 more in Genome Biology, GigaScience and other journals. The analyses suggest some remarkable new ideas about bird evolution, including insights into vocal learning and the brain, colored plumage, sex chromosomes and the birds' relationship to dinosaurs and crocodiles.

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  16. Dinosaurs of the Deep Invade Adventure AquariumRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 16, 2014 | The Reminder

    ... us predators, a view a life-sized coral reef teeming with trilobites, touch a horseshoe crab at the "Touch a Living Dinosaur" exhibit and become a paleontologist by examining a variety of fossils.

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  17. A two-headed salamander tadpole.Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Dec 13 | Live Science

    ... 10 incredible photos and the stories behind them. X-ray video of walking birds gives insight to researchers on dinosaur tracks made over 250 million years ago. Experts are using the video to interpret the different layers of dino footprints that can ...

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  18. When it comes to DNA, crocodiles and birds flock togetherRead the original story

    Saturday Dec 13 | Los Angeles Times

    ... "ruling reptile," roamed Earth about 250 million years ago, and "was something that was very reptilian, very early-dinosaur-ish, and then it evolved into modern-day crocodiles and birds," said David Haussler, Scientific Director of the UC Santa Cruz ...

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  19. 'Dinosaur 13': A dinosaur named SueRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Dec 13 | Examiner.com

    This paleontology documentary began August 12, 1990 in the Badlands of South Dakota. While the discovery of a dinosaur is fascinating, the program was dry and laborious television viewing.

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  20. BBC signs deal for theme park that could have Top Gear attractionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Dec 13 | Autoblog

    Paramount Pictures has been working for two years on plans to open a theme park about 45 minutes outside of London, called, would you believe, Paramount London. The corporate entity behind the project, London Resort Company Holdings, has signed a deal with BBC Worldwide that will allow the park to incorporate "famous BBC programs and characters."

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