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Re: Why most students can't draw accurate dinosaurs and other news



On Wed, Feb 13th, 2013 at 4:28 AM, Ben Creisler <bcreisler@gmail.com> wrote:

> Some recent news stories that may be of interest:
> 
> Dinosaur art
> 
> Why most students can't draw accurate dinosaurs
> 
> http://www.news.cornell.edu/stories/Feb13/TRex.html

One of the reasons why the upright T.rex might still be popular is because it 
makes for a much 
more stable plastic model that remains upright more easily.

>From the point of view of a logo design, a more compact diagonal shape might 
>also fit within a 
circle or square better, with less blank space around it, than an elongated 
shape would.


> Sentimental synapsids mourn archaic archosaur
> 
> http://www.smh.com.au/travel/travel-news/tears-as-worlds-largest-captive-croc-dies-20130211-
2e7da.html

Poor old Lolong. He never hurt a fly. 

Granted, he may have eaten a farmer, and beheaded a young girl, but humans 
aren't technically 
flies...

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Dann Pigdon
Spatial Data Analyst               Australian Dinosaurs
Melbourne, Australia               http://home.alphalink.com.au/~dannj
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