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Sep. 05, 2014

Supermassive Dinosaur Would Have ‘Feared Nothing’

Scientists estimate the dinosaur Dreadnoughtus schrani would have weighed as much as a Boeing 737.

Kenneth Lacovara, Dreadnoughtus schrani, dinosaur, dinosaurs, land lizards, thunder lizard, dino, massive, supermassive

Mar. 21, 2014

A Bird-Like ‘Chicken From Hell’ Dino Discovery

Anzu wyliei was a toothless, bird-like dinosaur that weighed 500 pounds.

matt lamanna, chicken from hell, dinosaur, big bird

Apr. 19, 2013

Utah’s Fossil Finds Describe an Ancient World

A panel of paleontology experts describes some of Utah’s ancient treasures.

dinosaurs, paleontology, utahraptor, reptile, prehistoric, brontosaurus, utah, salt lake city utah, brian switek, brooks britt, randall irmis, my beloved brontosaurus

Aug. 02, 2013

Meet Nasutoceratops: Big-Nose Horned Face

Researchers dug up a new relative of Triceratops in the Utah desert. Its distinction? A huge nose.

dinosaur, triceratops, Nasutoceratops, scott sampson, paleontology, scott sampson

Aug. 02, 2013

Some Ground-Dwelling Dinos Had the Brains to Fly

Even Archaeopteryx's non-flying cousins had the motor and visual skills needed for flight.

dinosaur, paleontology, flight, evolution, birds, Amy Balanoff, archaeopteryx, ct scans, bird brain

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