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…………… “A new look at one of these clues reveals that a weird magnetic signal near Florida shows the peninsula stuck to North America’s heel like a piece of old tape about 300 million years ago, when the central and southern Appalachian mountains were built.” ………… 13 more words
Paleontologists have recently announced the discovery and naming of a new tyrannosaur species from Alaska. They have called it Nanuqsaurus hoglundi.
The discovery was made by a team of paleontologists working for the Perot Museum of Nature and Science, located in Dallas, Texas; the team was led by Prof. 355 more words
Hot off the presses! A new carnivorous dinosaur from Portugal has been officially named – Torvosaurus gurneyi.
The fact that Torvosaurus came from Portugal isn’t a revelation – it was, after all, featured prominently in an episode of the Discovery Channel mini-series… 246 more words