Allosaurus vs. Stegosaurus

Allosaurus vs. Stegosaurus

Allosaurus vs. Stegosaurus Across the plains and woodlands of late Jurassic North America, circa 150 million years ago, two dinosaurs stood out for their size and majesty: the gentle, small-brained, impressively plated Stegosaurus, and the agile, three-fingered and perpetually hungry Allosaurus. Before these dinosaurs take their corners in the Dinosaur Death Duel thunderdome, let’s look […]

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10 Best Dinosaur Books in 2020

10 Best Dinosaur Books in 2020

10 Best Dinosaur Books in 2020 Tons of dinosaur books are written every year for kids, but if you want the most reliable, up-to-date information it’s best to consult literature aimed at science-minded teenagers and adults (or even other scientists). Here’s our list of the 10 best, most essential, readable, and scientifically accurate books about […]

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Oligocene Epoch (34-23 Million Years ago)

Oligocene Epoch The Oligocene epoch wasnt especially innovative with regard to its prehistoric animals, which continued along the evolutionary paths that had been pretty much locked in during the preceding Eocene (and continued on in turn during the ensuing Miocene). The Oligocene was the last major geologic subdivision of the Paleogene period (65-23 million years ago), following the Paleocene (85-56 million years […]

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Jurassic

The Jurassic is a geologic period and system that spans 56.3 million years from the end of the Triassic Period 201.3 million years ago (Mya) to the beginning of the Cretaceous Period 145 Mya. The Jurassic constitutes the middle period of the Mesozoic Era, also known as the Age of Reptiles. The start of the period is marked by the major TriassicJurassic […]

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What is a Paleontologist?

What is a Paleontologist? Paleontology is the science dealing with the fossils of long-deceased animals and plants that lived up to billions of years ago. Its an interdisciplinary field involving geology, archaeology, chemistry, biology, archaeology and anthropology. But What is a Paleontologist? A paleontologist studies the history and process of evolution by examining fossils, the […]

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