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August 27, 2015

 

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How Did It Swim?

Now extinct, plesiosaurs were predatory creatures that haunted the deep seas.

February 12, 2015

 

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Fossilized Poop

Fossilized animal poop provides a key to unlocking the mysteries surrounding the lives of extinct and elusive animals.

September 15, 2014

 

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Velociraptor: Fact and Fiction

The Velociraptor wasn't nearly as big and scary as in the movie Jurassic Park, but it was just as deadly.

March 27, 2014

 

T. rex may be the most well-known of all the dinosaurs.

Mysteries Of Tyrannosaurus Rex

Pretty much everyone has heard of T. rex, but there's still a lot to learn about the king of the dinosaurs.

January 29, 2014

 

If birds and alligators are any indication, dinosaurs could indeed breathe and walk at the same time. Whether or not they could chew gum too, however, remains a mystery.

Walking And Breathing

Lizards don't really breathe and walk at the same time. Does this mean that dinosaurs couldn't either?

October 29, 2013

 

The imagination transforms paper cutouts into shadowy monsters.

Monster Madness

Monster madness starts at the age of 3, when a child's imagination starts to run wild.

March 5, 2012

 

Scientists are finding more blooms!

What Is Causing The Swarms Of Jellyfish?

Scientists have been finding swarms of jellyfish, called blooms, all over the world.

February 27, 2012

 

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Plesiosaurs

Is there still such a thing as a plesiosaur? What do we know about them?

November 22, 2011

 

A Pachycephalosaurus with his famous domed-head.

How Do Scientists Figure Out If A Dinosaur Is A New Species?

Scientists are using bone histology to sort things out. They've already concluded that Stygimoloch, was a juvenile Pachycephalosaurus, not a new species.

October 24, 2011

 

Why Did The Stegoceras Dinosaur Have A Domed Head?

At six feet in length, this two legged plant eater was about the size of a large dog with a strange domed head.

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