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Odd Football-Size Armored Creatures Solve Ancient Footprint Mystery

In a Cinderella-esque story, researchers have finally figured out the creature that left countless fossilized footprints across the ancient seafloor. …

Seafloor

Top 10 Recent Dinosaur Revelations

Even though they’ve been extinct for tens of millions of years, dinosaurs still fascinate us. Our pursuit to better understand them is continuous and …

Giant Dinosaur Discoveries of 2016

A fossilized dinosaur brain, a pregnant T. rex and a bloody preserved dino tail, among other finds, make 2016 one of the best years for paleontology …

Jonas Wood #jonaswood

Alfred Wegener's Lost Cause For His Continental Drift Theory

Jan. 6, 1912 the German meteorologist Alfred Wegener presented in a public lecture entitled ‘Die Heraushebung der Großformen der Erdrinde (Kontinente und Ozeane) auf geophysikalischer Grundlage / The formation of large features of earth’s crust (Continents and Oceans) explained on a geophysical …

Earth Science

How Marine training helped a talking dinosaur come to market

To Donald Coolidge, veterans are a lot like MBA students, which makes them great candidates for the startup space.<p>"They are really good at making decisions quickly, and without a lot of information available, which in the startup world is extremely helpful," said Coolidge, who has successfully …

8 Illustrations That Prove Pterosaurs Were Way Cooler Than Dinosaurs

Flying reptiles ftw.

Rock Core from Dinosaur-Killing Impact Reveals How Enormous Craters Form

Drilling into ground zero of the asteroid impact that killed off the dinosaurs 66 million years ago has uncovered the origin of its mysterious ring …

Earth Science

Getting Started With Flipboard Magazines—A Blogger’s Guide

Flipboard Magazines are rich collections of articles, social posts, photos, videos and SoundCloud files that merit being saved. The days of stacking paper magazines all over your house because you wanted to save an article or two are long gone; now you can do it simply, easily, and in a way that …

Social Media

5 Ways to Foster Collaboration in Group Magazines

MagMaking 101: Make Your First Flipboard Magazine

On Flipboard it’s easy to make your own Flipboard magazine to collect articles, images, social posts, videos or SoundCloud files to share with others or to save so that you can refer to them at a later date. Flipboard Magazines are flexible and customizable and can be used to showcase your passions …

Social Media

Flipboard for a Meaningful Morning Routine

A meaningful morning routine sets the tone for the whole day, and if you’re ready for the day it can lead to a more focused, informed and productive lifestyle. Reading for 20 minutes in the morning can help inspire you and get your creative juices going, especially if you follow topics that …

Social Media

A giant predatory lizard swam in Antarctic seas near the end of the dinosaur age

Kaikaifilu is a new species of giant sea lizard (mosasaur) discovered in 66-million-year-old rocks of Antarctica. At about 10 m long, it is the …

The Open Dinosaur Project

Matt and I have been meeting weekly for the past three weeks to have ODP work days–just to crank through analyses, etc. Mostly, it’s a matter of …

dinosaurpalaeo

I keep getting emails requesting a PDF of the paper I wrote with Oliver Wings (link to blog post) on how to do photography for photogrammetry. That’s …

Claosaurus

Out of the blue, my supervisor recently asked me if I knew anything about a piece of art depicting a shall-we-say stylized and retro dinosaur labeled …

I spoke at the Blog Elevated Conference along with my human, Mark.

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Dinomania: the story of our obsession with dinosaurs

Deep in the bowels of the world’s greatest palaeontological museum, a hitherto unknown species of dinosaur has been waiting to be unveiled. Concealed behind a black cloth, it has spent the past month placed discreetly at the back of an immense storeroom filled with row after row of fossils. Some …

'Bizarre,' Human-Size Sea Scorpion Found in Ancient Meteorite Crater

About 460 million years ago, a sea scorpion about the size of an adult human swam around in the prehistoric waters that covered modern-day Iowa, …

Dinosaurs

Scientists closer to CLONING T-Rex after discovering remains of pregnant dinosaur

GETTYThe discovery of a pregnant T Rex could mean scientists are closer to cloning<p>While dinosaur bones do contain some DNA, the bone known as the …

Dinosaurs

We Might Be Totally Wrong About Why the Dinosaurs Went Extinct

How the dinosaurs went extinct is a contentious topic of endless scientific debate. Were they killed by a giant asteroid, a rash of volcanic …

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