Dinosaurs

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‘The sheer scale is extraordinary’: meet the titanosaur that dwarfs Dippy the diplodocus
One of the largest creatures to have walked the Earth is to become the Natural History Museum’s new star attraction

Robin McKie Science Editor

26, Nov, 2022 @1:00 PM

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Tyrannosaurus rex skull expected to fetch £13m at US auction
Fossil named Maximus unearthed in South Dakota rated one of most complete T rex skulls ever found

Rupert Neate

08, Nov, 2022 @4:31 PM

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Terrawatch: Asteroid that wiped out dinosaurs triggered global mega-tsunami
Jumble of rocks in far-flung locations help researchers work out how big and how far-reaching impact would have been

Kate Ravilious

26, Oct, 2022 @5:00 AM

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Tiny reptile unearthed in Scotland was ‘closely related to pterosaurs’
Researchers say Scleromochlus taylori belonged to species that evolved into giant flying reptiles

Ian Sample Science editor

05, Oct, 2022 @3:00 PM

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Experience: I uncovered dinosaur footprints in a restaurant
We found tracks from plant-eating dinosaurs with long necks and tails

Xing Lida

09, Sep, 2022 @9:00 AM

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Dinosaur remains in Portuguese garden could be Europe’s largest ever find
Researchers believe vertebrae and ribs indicate a brachiosaurid sauropod 25 metres long and 12 metres high

Hayden Vernon

27, Aug, 2022 @1:18 PM

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Dinosaur tracks revealed in Texas as severe drought dries up river
Multiple footprints belonging to the Acrocanthosaurus dinosaur and dating back over 100m years discovered in bed of Paluxy River

Gloria Oladipo in New York

24, Aug, 2022 @1:33 PM

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‘The whole embryo was there’: expert makes rare find on Sheffield museum opening day
Dean Lomax identifies probably oldest known vertebrate embryo from UK at Yorkshire Natural History Museum

Mark Brown North of England correspondent

15, Aug, 2022 @2:40 PM

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T rex’s keyhole eye sockets helped its bite, research suggests
Specialised shape thought to have evolved to let dinosaur spread stress across skull as it chewed prey

Nicola Davis Science correspondent

11, Aug, 2022 @3:00 PM

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Rare collection of bird fossils from 55m years ago donated to Scottish museum
Collection bequeathed to National Museums Scotland includes species that are unknown to science

Dalya Alberge

07, Aug, 2022 @10:00 AM

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Rise of the dinosaurs traced back to their adaptation to cold
Covering of feathers left them able to cope when other creatures died off in mass extinction event, scientists say

Ian Sample Science editor

01, Jul, 2022 @6:00 PM

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Life will find a way: could scientists make Jurassic Park a reality?
Just a few years from now, herds of woolly ‘mammoths’ could be roaming the Siberian tundra. Are dodos and dinosaurs next for de-extinction?

Ian Sample

21, Jun, 2022 @5:00 AM

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