John Kahane (jkahane) wrote,
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Catching Up with Palaeo News IV

A bit of time on my hands at the moment, so I figured I would catch up on the news of the world of palaeontology again.


First up, an exceptionally well-preserved fossil hints that feathers might have been a feature of all dinosaurs.

Rise of the Feathered Dinos


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The whole business with the feathered dinosaurs has gotten Brian Switek thinking that

I'm Tired of Seeing Naked Dinosaurs


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Reverse Jurassic Park, wherein raptors consider the bones of Homo Sapiens:

The Reverse Jurassic Park (Starring the Realistic Raptors)


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A sneak peak at a new dinosaur at the Argentine Museum of Natural Science in Buenos Aires.

A Sneak Peak at a New Dinosaur


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Why the world must ignore ReptileEvolution.com

The World Must Ignore ReptileEvolution.com"


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Brian Switek tackles the question of dinosaur feathers once more, and what the fluffy Sciurumimus in his Dinosaur Tracking blog at the Smithsonian site.

Did All Dinosaurs Have Feathers?


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Life on a Mid-Cambrian morning:

Life on a Mid-Cambrian Morning


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Ceratopsid turnover... A new study looks at turnover among dinosaur megaherbivores in Cretaceous Canada.

Megaherbivourous Dinosaur Turnover in the Dinosaur Park Formation of Alberta, Canada


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The weird, feathery Therizinosaur walked in the Arctic, and will definitely kill your childhood image of what a dinosaur is.

On the Trail of a Weird Dinosaur


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There are hundreds of dinosaur genera left to be discovered. Will we ever find all of the dinosaurs?

Will We Ever Find all of the Dinosaurs?


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Palaeobotanist Regan Dunn explains how fossil plants help us understand our changing planet.

How Fossil Plants Help Us Understand Our Changing Planet


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Here's the first round of the Dinosaurs vs. Aliens comic-movie-tie-in that's coming:

Round 1 of the Dinosaurs vs. Aliens Throwdown


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A liquor store receipt may help police track down the lowlifes that smashed an irreplaceable dinosaur skeleton

Suspects Identified in Dinosaur Vandalism Case


And I think that I am now up-to-date on this stuff.
Tags: dinosaurs, news, palaeontology, science hut
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