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Now displaying: July, 2019
Jul 31, 2019

Dinosaur of the day Sinornithosaurus, an early raptor from China that was covered in feathers.

In dinosaur news this week:

  • A new census of the Lance & Hell Creek Formations found at least 71 T. rex skulls & skeletons
  • A database of over 3,000 sauropod specimens from the Morrison Formation has been published
  • Broken ribs, toes, and a bone infection were found in an unfortunate Tenontosaurus
  • A helitack crew in Colorado picked up “Walter” in two plaster jackets that weighed over 1,000 pounds each
  • A new dinosaur museum opened up in Wolcott, Colorado
  • On September 15, animatronic dinosaurs are going to be at the Bath Racecourse in the UK
  • Springs Preserve in Las Vegas has a new exhibit called Dino Might
  • The Science Museum of Minnesota recently finished their first Dino Fest
  • Two Chinese paleontologists have made a complete rendering of the bipedal Auroraceratops

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For links to every news story, all of the details we shared about Sinornithosaurus, and our fun fact check out https://iknowdino.com/Sinornithosaurus-Episode-244/

Jul 24, 2019

Dinosaur of the day Tuojiangosaurus, a dinosaur that resembles Stegosaurus with thinner plates.

Interview with Jen Bauer, a postdoctoral associate at the Florida Museum of Natural History, with a focus on the myFOSSIL project and the Thompson Institute for Earth Systems. She is also the co-creator, along with Adriane Lam, of Time Scavengers

In dinosaur news this week:

  • Aquilarhinus, the new hadrosaur from Texas with a shovel bill and an eagle nose
  • A large group of opalized dinosaur fossils were found in Lightning Ridge, Australia
  • The lawsuit over the dueling dinosaurs is now at the Montana Supreme Court

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For links to every news story, all of the details we shared about Tuojiangosaurus, links from Jen Bauer, and our fun fact check out https://iknowdino.com/Tuojiangosaurus-Episode-243/

Jul 17, 2019

Dinosaur of the day Euoplocephalus, an ankylosaur from Dinosaur Provinical Park in Canada.

In dinosaur news this week:

  • Notatesseraeraptor, a well preserved theropod of the Late Triassic was described in Switzerland
  • A new study of non-iridescent structural colors in feathers described blue feathers in an extinct bird
  • An article covered paleontologist Amy Atwater, the woman behind the Instagram account @mary_annings_revenge
  • The company Handbuilt has created a really cool augmented reality Psittacosaurus exhibit
  • The Center for Science Teaching & Learning in Rockville Centre, New York has a new dinosaur exhibit
  • A zoo in Pennsylvania has a new dinosaur exhibit, including a 65 ft long Brachiosaurus that they are crowdsourcing a name for
  • Special effects artist Tom Devlin opened a “Dinosaur Adventure” attraction in Boulder City, Nevada
  • In Washington, a group in inflatable T. rex costumes ran around a horse track
  • The film Doraemon the Movie: Nobita’s New Dinosaur is coming out in 2020

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For links to every news story, all of the details we shared about Euoplocephalus, and our fun fact check out https://iknowdino.com/Euoplocephalus-Episode-242/

Jul 10, 2019

Dinosaur of the day Tsintaosaurus, a hadrosaur with a distinctive "unicorn-like" head crest.

Interview with David Evans, a prolific researcher, associate Professor at the University of Toronto, and curator of dinosaurs at the Royal Ontario Museum (ROM)

In dinosaur news this week:

  • A new dinosaur with one large middle toe and two small slashing claws was discovered
  • The Academy of Natural Sciences of Drexel University in Philadelphia has a new Dinosaurs Around the World exhibit
  • In Edinburgh, Scotland, there are animatronic dinosaurs at West Lothian shopping center
  • The Peoria, Illinois Riverfront Museum is getting the AMNH T. rex exhibit in 2021
  • Runescape is getting an update called The Land Out of Time with dinosaurs
  • Apex Legends 2 is getting “dangerous dinosaurs”
  • Jurassic World Alive has an update, where you can feed and play with your dinosaurs in new “sanctuaries”

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For links to every news story, all of the details we shared about Tsintaosaurus, links from David Evans, and our fun fact check out https://iknowdino.com/Tsintaosaurus-Episode-241/

Jul 3, 2019

Dinosaur of the day Hylaeosaurus, an ankylosaur that was one of the first three named dinosaurs.

In dinosaur news this week:

  • Researchers questioned dinosaur soft tissue discoveries after finding microorganisms living on a Centrosaurus fossil
  • A pair of massive Macroelongatoolithus eggs were described from Southeastern Idaho
  • In Zimbabwe, a team of researchers found a 97% complete dinosaur skeleton
  • Potential evidence of T. rex living in groups was teased in Utah
  • The Mukawa dinosaur will be on display at the 2019 Dinosaur Expo
  • The new ceratopsian from Colorado has been declared an “adult Triceratops
  • The Boston Globe made a list of stops in New England where you can see dinosaur tracks
  • Downtown Drumheller, Alberta, Canada has a new dinosaur mural

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