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10 Best Quotes from Jurassic Park

10 Best Quotes from Jurassic Park Jurassic Park. Those words can send shivers down the spine of any dinosaur fanatic. The 1993 science-fiction slash action slash adventure film is a bona fide classic of modern cinema and a general all-around great way to spend a couple hours. Though the franchise has seen better daysseriously, Fallen Kingdom?the […]

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Sauroposeidon

Sauroposeidon Sauroposeidonmeaning “lizardearthquakegod”, after the Greek godPoseidon) is agenusofsauropoddinosaurknown from several incomplete specimens including a bone bed and fossilized trackways that have been found in the American states ofOklahoma,Wyoming, andTexas. Thefossilswere found in rocks dating from near the end of theEarly Cretaceous, a time when sauropod diversity in North America had greatly diminished. It was […]

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Apatosaurus

Apatosaurus

Apatosaurus Apatosaurusis a genus of sauropod dinosaurs that lived in North America during theLateJurassicperiod. Othniel Charles Marsh described and named the first-known species,A. ajaxin 1877, and a second species,A. louisae, was discovered and named by William H. Holland in 1916. They lived about 152 to 151 million years ago (mya), during the early Tithonian age, […]

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Brachiosaurus

Brachiosaurus Brachiosaurus is a genus of sauropod dinosaur that lived in North America during the Late Jurassic, about 154153 million years ago. It was first described by American paleontologist Elmer S. Riggs in 1903 from fossils found in the Colorado River valley in western Colorado, United States. Short Brachiosaurus Facts Their names mean arm lizards […]

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Fossil hints at fuzzy dinosaurs

Fossil hints at fuzzy dinosaurs A discovery in China has prompted researchers to question the scaly image of dinosaurs. Previously, experts thought the first feathered dinosaurs appeared about 150 million years ago, but the find suggests feathers evolved much earlier. This has raised the question of whether many more of the creatures may have been […]

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Deinocheirus

Deinocheirus

Deinocheirus Deinocheirus is a genus of large ornithomimosaur that lived during the Late Cretaceous around 70 million years ago. The first known fossil remains of Deinocheirus were discovered by Polish palaeontologist Zofia Kielan-Jaworowska on July 9, 1965 in the Nemegt Formation of Mongolia. In 1970, this specimen became the holotype of the only species within the genus, Deinocheirus mirificus; the […]

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