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2014-03-12 23:26:12

Listed in the Guinness World Book of Records as having the best preserved dinosaur remains ever found, this fossilized duckbill dinosaur (Brachylophosaurus) gives scientists their first real look at the skin, the scales, the foot pads, and even the stomach contents of the behemoths that roamed the planet 77 million years ago. Indianapolis, IN (PRWEB) March 12, 2014 Leonardo, the mummified dinosaur, does not look like bones of a dinosaur puzzle carefully pieced together. In death, he looks...

2008-09-25 16:54:39

An analysis of the gut contents from an exceptionally well-preserved juvenile dinosaur fossil suggests that the hadrosaur's last meal included plenty of well-chewed leaves digested into tiny bits. The fossil, Brachylophosaurus canadensis aka "Leonardo," is the second well-substantiated case in which the gut contents of a plant-eating dinosaur have been revealed, said Justin S. Tweet, who was a graduate student at the University of Colorado at Boulder when he studied the fossil with...

2008-09-12 18:00:21

By FRAZIER MOORE Your first experience with "It's Always Sunny in Philadelphia" is a little like when you had your first drink. You feel momentary breathlessness, maybe you cringe, you wonder can you finish what you've started. Then it gets easier to stick with. You might even realize you like it. That's the kick you can expect from FX's overproof comedy, which returns for its fourth season with back-to-back episodes Thursday at 10 p.m. As usual, the action largely takes place at...

2008-03-19 00:05:00

Researchers at North Dakota's state museum are scrupulously chipping away at a giant greenish-black 65-million-year-old rock, using tiny brushes and chisels to uncover a nearly complete dinosaur fossil, with skin and all.  Named Dakota, the fossil is unlike almost any other ever found, and was unearthed in 2004 in southwestern North Dakota. The Edmontosaurus is covered by fossilized skin that is hard as a rock, and among only a few mummified dinosaurs ever discovered. "This is the...

Word of the Day
  • Wasting away as a result of abstinence from food.
The word 'abrosia' comes from a Greek roots meaning 'not' and 'eating'.