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Sauropod bones may reveal drought stress under advanced electron microscope (news story)



From: Ben Creisler
bcreisler@gmail.com

An advanced type of electron microscope that can examine very large
objects is being used to study dinosaur bones and teeth for signs of
stress from drought and to see evidence of diet.


http://www.thenortherner.com/arts-and-life/2012/11/01/prof-researches-jurassic-fossils-for-drought-signs/

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A couple of other recent news items:

Iron-toothed Cretaceous multituberculate mammal from Romania
http://www.newscientist.com/article/dn22442-prehistoric-transylvanian-mammal-had-bloodred-teeth.html



In French:

Interview with Philippe Taquet
http://www.ouest-france.fr/actu/actuDet_-Dinosaures-les-decouvertes-sont-loin-d-etre-finies-_39382-2128291_actu.Htm