Tags » Dinosaurs

Toy Story that time forgot - 14th December 2014

This evening we watched the latest Toy Story short, Toy Story that Time Forgot.  These Toy Story shorts just keep getting better and better. This one saw the gang meet a troop of dinosaur warriors that had never been played with. 33 more words

365 Challenge

Meet Sophie

There’s an exciting buzz at the Natural History Museum in London – a new dinosaur has gone on display, the first for a 100 years. It certainly is something quite special, partly because of it’s near perfect preservation, but also because it’s the genuine fossil on display rather than a cast, and it’s not behind glass – you really can get up close and personal. 265 more words

Dinosaur Adventure Park, Norfolk

Do you like Dinosaurs? If you said anything but “yes” then you are probably not being honest with yourself, EVERYONE loves a Dinosaur! From the youngest to the oldest, we can all delight in these magnificent extinct beasts. 550 more words

UK

AVIAN EVOLUTION

Edward Wilson put his and the lives of his companions, ‘Birdie’ Bowes and Apsley Cherry-Garrard, at risk, when they made their scientific expedition to obtain specimens of very early penguin eggs in 1911. 407 more words

First Tyrannosaurus rex going to European museum

This video says about itself:

Why we bring the first T-Rex to Europe: Anne Schulp at TEDxLeiden

25 January 2014

We are increasingly confronted with the consequences of global warming and the loss of bio-diversity.

244 more words
Biology

New, tighter timeline confirms ancient volcanism aligned with dinosaurs' extinction

A definitive geological timeline shows that a series of massive volcanic explosions 66 million years ago played a role in the extinction event that claimed Earth’s non-avian dinosaurs, and challenges the dominant theory that a meteorite impact was the sole cause of the extinction. 1,152 more words

Nature