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[dinosaur] Tyrannosaurus brain in 3-D + Peabody Museum + Dueling Tyrannosaurs + more

Ben Creisler

Some recent items:


Tyrannosaurus brain in 3-D view

https: // sketchfab.com/models/f4303dc6b9df423b809be241f2b73e04


New Dinosaur Museum coming soon to Cañon City

http: // www.canoncitydailyrecord.com/news/canoncity-local-news/ci_29733292/new-dinosaur-museum-coming-soon-canon-city


Hesperornis lumgairi named for David Lumgair from Manitoba, for fossils found on his farm (along with mosasaurs) 

http: // www.manitobacooperator.ca/country-crossroads/manitoba-farmer-gets-cretaceous-period-fossil-named-after-him/


Celebrating The Peabody, Where Curiosity is Not Just Satisfied, it is Stimulated

http: // www.zip06.com/living/20160406/celebrating-the-peabody-where-curiosity-is-not-just-satisfied-it-is-stimulated



Some recent non-technical videos on dinosaurs that may be of interest:


Histories | Stegosaurus


Utah paleoenthusiast Ethan Cowgill started a video channel "The Living Past" back in 2015 at age 16.  Some dinosaur-related videos:

The story of the Tyrannosaurus specimen in the American Museum of Natural History and the one in the Carnegie Museum of Natural History, and Osborn's original plan for two T. rexes confronting each other...

The Dueling Tyrannosaurs

https: // www.youtube.com/watch?v=DD7EIkUJzLQ


Dinosaurs From the Ice: Prince Creek Formation in Alaska

https: // www.youtube.com/watch?v=q4F4cxf76Xw




The Dinosaur Baron (Franz Nopcsa)

https: // www.youtube.com/watch?v=v_Gx_WL2D38



Safe Beneath Extinction

Thrinaxodon and  Broomistega  found together in an ancient burrow


https: // www.youtube.com/watch?v=4CSOGf2YQfQ



Non-dinosaur, but may be of interest:

New paper on Megalictis, giant weasel-relative from Miocene of North America (in Spanish)

http: // www.abc.es/ciencia/abci-comadreja-feroz-partia-huesos-dentelladas-201604072056_noticia.html

http: // noticias.terra.com.mx/ciencia/el-antepasado-de-la-comadreja-que-parecia-un-jaguar,3babb8efa9026fa3e3a3ee8c4fd980abluk4iv5o.html

http: // www.lavanguardia.com/vida/20160407/40961876344/cientificos-hallan-un-antepasado-de-la-comadreja-que-rompia-huesos-con-los-dientes.html


Valenciano A, Baskin JA, Abella J, Pérez-Ramos A, Álvarez-Sierra MÁ, Morales J, et al. (2016) Megalictis, the Bone-Crushing Giant Mustelid (Carnivora, Mustelidae, Oligobuninae) from the Early Miocene of North America. PLoS ONE 11(4): e0152430. doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0152430

http: // journals.plos.org/plosone/article?id=10.1371/journal.pone.0152430


https: // www.youtube.com/watch?v=iv_jTvBz4Iw