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Sep 24, 2016

Interview with Dr. Brian Noble, author of Articulating Dinosaurs.

New carnivorous dinosaur Wiehenvenator albati discovered, Jurassic World 2 is officially a trilogy and will have open source dinosaur technology, custom dinosaur shirts, new games, new shows, and more. Also dinosaur of the day Vastatosaurus rex, a fictionalized version of T-rex from the movie King Kong.

This episode was brought to you by The Royal Tyrrell Museum.

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Sep 14, 2016

Interview with Dr. Dave Varricchio from Montana State University about Troodon and dinosaur eggs.

New dinosaur footprints discovered in Australia while new dinosaur footprints are going on display in New Zealand, "Back to Dinosaur Island" 1&2 reviews as well as a new VR video of Dreadnoughtus, balloon-like dinosaurs made of clay, dinosaurs playing sports, and more. Also dinosaur of the day Raptorex, a tyrannosaurid that some think may be a juvenile Tarbosaurus.

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Sep 7, 2016

Several ancient tectonic plates were found beneath the Philippine Sea, a new video shows behind the scenes at Creature Technology, the company in Melbourne that makes robotic dinosaurs for museums and live shows, Jurassic World: The Exhibition is on the move from Melbourne and will be stopping at the Franklin Institute in Philadelphia next, ASOS, a British brand, is selling wearable dinosaur tails, and more. Also dinosaur of the day Pachycephalosaurus, an ornithischian with a thick skull.

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Aug 31, 2016

Seattle's Burke Museum is getting a T-rex skull, the world's largest dinosaur toy collection, Leaping Laelaps, or Dryptosaurus is coming back to the New Jersey State Museum, a new TV series of Michael Crichton's Dragon Teeth is coming to the National Geographic Channel. Also dinosaur of the day Psittacosaurus, a hadrosauroid from Italy whose holotype has the nickname "Antonio."

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Aug 24, 2016

Interview with Dr. Ellinor Michel, who currently does research at the Natural History Museum, London, Department of Life Sciences, and chair of the Trustees and Management Board for Friends of Crystal Palace Dinosaurs.

In addition to their website You can also find the Crystal Palace Dinosaurs on Facebook or Twitter. Or you can watch several films about them like The Lost Valley of LondonThe Seven Deadly Agents of Destruction, or check out the Emerald Ant who built a travelling version of their most iconic sculpture.

A discussion of Antrodemus vs Allosaurus, a couple of damaged dinosaur sculptures with a tough road ahead, and a family discovers an Iguanodon skull on the Isle of Wight. Also dinosaur of the day Rapator, a megaraptoran similar to Australovenator.

 

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Aug 17, 2016

Interview with Dr. John Scannella, interim curator at the Museum of the Rockies in Bozeman, Montana.

A new book by Michael Crichton about the Bone Wars will soon be published posthumously, an Oxford University Utahraptor needs a new home, and you can sleep with animatronic dinosaurs at Snorassic Park at the ZSL Whipsnade Zoo. Also dinosaur of the day Byronosaurus, a troodontid that lived in what is now Mongolia.

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Aug 10, 2016

Interview with David Trexler, Cory Coverdell, and Kara Ludwig from the Two Medicine Dinosaur Center in Bynum, Montana.

Dinosaurs could see more shades of red than humans can, possibly meaning that they had red feathers or skin, X-ray scans find severe arthritis in a hadrosaur, the largest carnivorous dinosaur footprint ever was found, and more. Also dinosaur of the day Shantungosaurus, one of the largest known ornithischians.

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Aug 3, 2016

Interview with Thea Boodhoo and Dr. Bolorsetseg Minjin from the Institute for the Study of Mongolian Dinosaurs.

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A new Argentinian carnivore named Murusraptor barrosaensis is a close relative to Megaraptor, Paleontologists scan the most complete specimen of Heterodontosaurus tucki ever discovered at the European Synchrotron, Dr. Scott Persons revealed more details about his recent find named "Hannah" a possible Styracosaurus and Centrosaurus "missing link," drilling completes at Chicxulub crater's peak ring, and more. Also dinosaur of the day Baryonyx the smaller cousin of Spinosaurus.

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Jul 27, 2016

Interview with Cameron White, Head of Gallery Experience at the Royal Tyrrell Museum.

A new Argentinian carnivore named Gualicho shinyae, Paleontologists discovered the first facial tumor on a dinosaur from Transylvania, New research on the evolution of bird vocalizations gives insight into what dinosaurs may have sounded like, and more. Also dinosaur of the day Iguanodon, the second dinosaur ever named.

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Jul 20, 2016

Interview with Jewels Goff Education Outreach Programs Coordinator & George Jacob President of the Phillip J Currie Dinosaur Museum.

Antarctic Extinction Evidence may point to a second extinction even caused by the Deccan Traps eruptions, NASA's Planetary Defense Coordination Office is monitoring the skies for extinction-sized objects, Huge Dinosaur Trackway found in BC Canada, and more. Also dinosaur of the day Albertosaurus, T-rex's Canadian cousin.

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Jul 13, 2016

Movie review of Tammy and the T-rex, a low budget early 90s movie where a man's (Paul Walker's) brain gets transplanted into a robotic T-Rex; then his girlfriend (Denise Richards) tries to help him escape from his captors. Also, dinosaur of the day Carnotaurus, a large theropod with thick horns above its eyes

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Jul 5, 2016

Interview with Dr. Scott Persons, who has a PhD in evolution and systematics from the University of Alberta and works for Dr. Philip J. Currie (who we interviewed in Tarbosaurus - episode 4).

Dinosaur news, including scientists have found two mummified baby dinosaur/bird wings, dinosaur bones in Thailand, Chester city centre dinosaur trails, and more.

Also our dinosaur of the day Xixiasaurus, a troodontid with sickle claws and keen senses.

You can reach Dr. Persons on Twitter @WScottPersons. And you can see the introduction to his Paleo 101 course on Youtube at https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=8jX4_mWAlUg as well as an awesome short video of the University of Alberta using a helicopter to lift a dinosaur skull out of the ground at https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=gJmHONyeLZ8&feature=youtu.be.

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Jun 8, 2016

Dinosaur news, including the new ceratopsian Machairoceratops cronusi, scientists have found that Pawpawsaurus campbelli, a relative of Ankylosaurus, didn't have a club tail but did have an excellent sense of smell, dinosaur emojis, and more. Also, dinosaur of the day Ornitholestes, a small theropod with grasping hands and huge eyes it may have used for hunting at night.

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Jun 1, 2016

Dinosaur news, including the new ceratopsian Spiclypeus shipporum, scientists have found that Stegosaurus has a stronger bite force than previously thought, the Philip J. Currie Dinosaur Museum in Alberta, Canada has been ranked 7th in Conde Nast Traveller's top 10 best museum openings, and more. Also, dinosaur of the day Abelisaurus, an apex predator from Argentina that may have hunted titanosaurs.

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May 25, 2016

Dinosaur news, including the evolution and size of sauropods, dinosaur museums and summer dinosaur events, dinosaur tracks, and more. Also, dinosaur of the day Oviraptor, a misunderstood theropod originally thought to be an egg thief.

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May 18, 2016

Dinosaur news, including new titanosaur Sarmientosaurus, a Wear 4D+ app where you can see an image of a dinosaur on your t-shirt, studies about dinosaurs leaving Europe in the early Cretaceous and how diplodocids ate their food, Antarctic dinosaurs, and more. Also, dinosaur of the day Tethyshadros, a hadrosauroid from Italy whose holotype has the nickname "Antonio."

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May 11, 2016

Dinosaur news, including how birds use legs in flight, dreaming dinosaurs, dinosaurs in the virtual reality, film, and TV, and more. Also, dinosaur of the day Marshosaurus,a carnivorous theropod named after Charles Marsh.

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May 4, 2016

Interview with Dr. Manabu Sakamoto, paleontologist and leadauthorof the, paper "Dinosaurs in decline tens of millions ofyearsbefore their final extinction," which was published intheProceedings of the National Academy of Sciences in April2016.

Also, dinosaur of the day Sinraptor, anallosauroidtheropod that lived in the Jurassic in what is nowChina, anddinosaur news, including Kenneth Lacovara's TED TalkaboutDreadnoughtus, a new study about volcanoes anddinosaurs,baby sauropod growth, and more.

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Apr 27, 2016

Dinosaur news, including newly discovered caenagnathid dinosaur Apatoraptor pennatus, a new study that found dinosaurs may have been on their way to extinction before the asteroid hit, dinosaur festivals, and more. Also, dinosaur of the day Scipionyx, a compsognathid that lived in Italy and has the nickname "Ciro."

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Apr 20, 2016

Dinosaur news, including a new type of dinosaur egg in China, Polyclonoolithus yangjiagouensis, fossilized leg bones of Asilisaurus kongwe, a relative of dinosaurs, burned hadrosaur bones in South America, an ankylosaur with scale rot, and more. Also, dinosaur of the day Barosaurus, a sauropod with a 30 ft long neck, one of the longest necks of any dinosaur.

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Apr 13, 2016

Dinosaur news, including newly discovered dinosaur Datonglong tianzhenensis, a study on how sauropods evolved to become giants, videos on dinosaur evolution, the discovery of a juvenile Pachycephalosaurus, and more. Also, dinosaur of the day Bagaceratops, a small ceratopsian that would make a great pet.

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Apr 6, 2016

Dinosaur news, including blood vessels found in duck-billed dinosaurs, facts about dinosaur eggs, new dinosaur exhibits, chocolate dinosaurs, and more. Also, dinosaur of the day Leaellynasaura, a polar ornithischian that may have burrowed to keep warm.

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Mar 30, 2016

Dinosaur news, including new dinosaur Boreonykus certekorum, dinosaur museum exhibits, dinosaur pranks, Jurassic World 2 updates, and more. Also, dinosaur of the day Mapusaurus, one of the largest carnivorous dinosaurs found so far.

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Mar 23, 2016

Dinosaur news, including newly named dinosaurs Fukuivenator paradoxus (theropod from Japan) and Timurlengia euotica (T-rex ancestor), study of a pregnant T-rex, the push for Arkansaurus fridayi to be Arkansas' state dinosaur, traveling dinosaur toys, and more. Plus dinosaur of the day Microraptor, a crow-sized dinosaur with four wings.

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