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Valley of the Mastodons is coming at the Western Science Center in Hemet, California

Quick hit here: all this week there are mastodon-themed events going on at the Western Science Center in Hemet, including talks from paleontologists and an opening reception this Friday evening, August 4, before the exhibit formally opens to the public on Saturday. 247 more words

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Stop the presses: Klingon foreheads were based on dinosaur vertebrae!

Promoting this to a post of its own, because dang, it deserves it. Frequent commenter Warren just brought to our attention this video, in which legendary* make-up artist Michael Westmore reveals that he based the design of the Klingon foreheads in… 133 more words

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Old drawings (of heads)

I was organizing my files in DropBox and I found a folder of old drawings I’d almost forgotten about. I drew this back in the late 90s. 517 more words

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Smile: fun things to look for in your dental x-rays

Here’s my face.

I went to the dentists’ office recently for a regular checkup and cleaning, and when my dentist learned that I taught human anatomy, he volunteered to send me a high-res copy of my panoramic x-ray. 1,520 more words

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Upcoming book signings

I’ll be signing copies of The Sauropod Dinosaurs: Life in the Age of Giants at regional events the next two weekends.

This┬áthis coming Saturday, April 22, I’ll be at the… 212 more words

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Matt's best tetrapod photos of 2016

I was fortunate to get to visit some pretty cool places last year, and to photograph some awesome critters, many of which I had never seen so well before. 529 more words

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Help me find this notebook

TL;DR: if you know where I can get a notebook just like this one, or from the same manufacturer and made to the same specs, or have one of your own that I could buy off you (provided it’s mostly unused), please let me know in the comments. 254 more words

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