[Date Prev][Date Next][Thread Prev][Thread Next][Date Index][Thread Index][Subject Index][Author Index]

[dinosaur] Montana sauropod excavation + ankylosaurs + Pelagornis flight + Cretaceous polar amber + more





Ben Creisler
bcreisler@gmail.com


Some recent items:

The remains of a giant sauropod known as "Big Monty" believed to be the biggest dinosaur ever discovered in Montana; excavation to resume in July by Judith River Dinosaur Institute (video)

http://www.kpax.com/story/32237024/researchers-to-begin-excavating-montanas-largest-dinosaur

===

Titanosaur at American Museum of Natural History, a review


https://extinctmonsters.net/2016/06/14/meeting-the-titanosaur/

=======

Ankylosaur "Fight Club" is wishful thinking


http://www.smithsonianmag.com/science-nature/sadly-ankylosaur-fight-club-probably-wishful-thinking-180959448/?no-ist

===

Smithsonian Channel World's Biggest Beasts:


Video clips:

Giant flying Pelagronis


***

Pliosaur swimming


====

Mosasaur fossils found in Chartreuse, France (in French)

http://www.ledauphine.com/savoie/2016/06/14/les-restes-d-un-lezard-geant-decouverts-en-chartreuse

===

Jack Horner turns 70 (in Czech)

http://dinosaurusblog.com/2016/06/15/jack-horner-slavi-70/

===

Preparation work on hadrosaur tail found at  General Cepeda in Mexico (in Spanish)

http://www.zocalo.com.mx/seccion/articulo/avanza-restauracion-de-cola-de-dinosaurio-1466056483

====

Cretaceous amber from Australia and Canada reveals ancient polar forests


https://royaltyrrellmuseum.wordpress.com/2016/06/14/speaker-series-2016-the-amber-trap-unlocking-stories-of-ancient-polar-climates-from-fossilized-tree-resin/

 

Royal Tyrrell Museum Speaker Series 2016 (video)


Dr. Annie Quinney, Postdoctoral Fellow, Arctic Institute of North America, University of Calgary

"The Amber Trap – Unlocking Stories of Ancient Polar Climates from Fossilized Tree Resin"



https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=TnrztT0wGFA&list=PLE5C051E20D553713



=========



Hunting for dinosaurs in Antarctica



https://www.theguardian.com/science/2016/jun/15/hunting-for-dinosaurs-in-antarctica


===



Fast extinction of dinosaurs


https://www.theguardian.com/environment/climate-consensus-97-per-cent/2016/jun/15/new-study-finds-evidence-for-a-fast-dinosaur-extinction


====



What wiped out the dinosaurs



http://thewire.in/35146/what-wiped-out-the-dinosaurs/



====

 

T. rex gender



http://blogs.plos.org/paleocomm/2016/06/15/gender-identification-in-t-rex/




===


Paleoartist Michael Skrepnick on dinosaur coloration


http://abcnews.go.com/Technology/art-deciding-color-dinosaurs-part-paleontology-part-palette/story?id=39227262


===



Drought in Australia reveals fossil bones


http://www.abc.net.au/news/2016-06-15/drought-turns-graziers-into-amateur-paleontologists/7507618




==


Giant siren salamander Habrosaurus from Cretaceous



http://blogs.scientificamerican.com/tetrapod-zoology/the-biology-of-sirens/

 

==


Museo paleontológico Egidio Feruglio de Trelew in Argentina to get expansion (in Spanish)

 

http://www.lacapital.com.ar/el-trabajo-un-museo-trelew-llega-eeuu-n963868



===

Sue T. rex replica in Santa Barbara


https://www.noozhawk.com/article/santa_barbara_museum_natural_history_tyrannosaurus_rex