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Dinosaur Chase Digitally Reconstructed
2014-04-04 05:16:02

[ Watch the Video: Photos, Maps Of Footprints Used To Digitally Reconstruct Dinosaur Chase ] redOrbit Staff & Wire Reports - Your Universe Online Using photographs of theropod and sauropod footprints excavated 70 years ago, Dr Peter Falkingham of the Royal Veterinary College in London and his colleagues have managed to digitally reconstruct a 3D model of the Paluxy River dinosaur trackways. The Glen Rose, Texas site is said to be among the most famous sets of dinosaur tracks in...


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