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Dinosaur extinction timeline + other news



Ben Creisler
bcreisler@gmail.com

Some recent news and blog items:

Dinosaur extinction timeline updated

http://blogs.agu.org/geospace/2014/12/17/updated-geological-timeline-extinction-dinosaurs/

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K-Pg asteroid almost wiped out mammals

http://www.ed.ac.uk/news/2014/asteroidmammals-171214

http://phys.org/news/2014-12-asteroid-dinosaurs-mammals.html

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Weighing dinosaurs and elephants with a computer

http://pfalkingham.wordpress.com/2014/09/25/weighing-dinosaurs-and-other-animals-with-meshlab/

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Another blogger's personal list of top 10 Mesozoic vertebrate stories
(mainly dinosaurs) for 2014

http://lordofstamps.deviantart.com/journal/My-Top-Ten-Paleontological-Stories-of-2014-500698883

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5-meter-long sauropod neck excavated in Spain

http://biotechinsights.com/removing-an-entire-dinosaur-neck-over-five-meters-long/15384/

http://www.rawstory.com/rs/2014/12/fully-intact-dinosaur-neck-so-rare-two-years-spent-to-build-road-in-spain-before-it-can-be-removed/#.VJBxovDuJel.twitter

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In Spanish:

with video:
http://www.rtve.es/noticias/20141209/extraen-integro-cuello-mas-cinco-metros-titanosaurio-lleida/1064141.shtml

http://www.abc.es/ciencia/20141209/abci-desentierran-pirineos-cuello-dinosaurio-201412091150.html

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How to Raise a Dinosaur exhibit

http://www.heraldextra.com/news/local/north/lehi/how-to-raise-a-dinosaur-brings-out-the-kid-in/article_4b67c647-33dc-5e35-91a8-4393972e1951.html

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316 million year old tetrapod tracks from Carboniferous of Germany get
scanned (in German)

https://www.derwesten.de/staedte/bochum/team-von-rub-forschern-will-raetsel-der-saurier-faehrte-loesen-id10152656.html