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Three Spectacular Stegosaurs and Research Cast…

Dinosaur of the day Charonosaurus, a Chinese Parasaurolophus relative named after the ferryman from the river Styx.

Interview with Peter May, founder and Owner of Research Casting International. They mounted Sue, Stan, & the Nation’s T. rex. As well as Zuul, Patagotitan, and countless other amazing dinosaurs around the world.

In dinosaur news this week:

  • The new dinosaur Adratiklit boulahfa is the oldest known stegosaur and the first from Northern Africa
  • Two new stegosaur specimens were fround in Montana from the Morrison Formation
  • Researchers at the Museum für Naturkunde modeled their Giraffatitan and found new potential uses for sauropod tails
  • In Tibet, Xing Lida and a research team started a two-week expedition to study some recently found dinosaur footprints
  • A team of researchers in Utah are excavating seven Diplodocus vertebrae, destined for the new LANHM welcome center
  • Jurassic Outpost posted about updates coming to the Jurassic World Live show
  • The Disney Channel is getting the animated series Moon Girl and Devil Dinosaur
  • Eurogamer has a fun list of games with dinosaurs
  • Turns out Google’s main office has a Stan the T. rex

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For links to every news story, all of the details we shared about Charonosaurus, and our fun fact check out https://iknowdino.com/Charonosaurus-Episode-249/

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I Know Dino Podcast Episode 249: Garret visits RCI to get an update on their latest #dinosaur work. Plus the new #stegosaurus relative Adratiklit boulahfa.

Episode 249 is all about Charonosaurus, a Chinese Parasaurolophus relative named after the ferryman from the river Styx.

We also interview Peter May, founder and Owner of Research Casting International. They mounted Sue, Stan, & the Nation’s T. rex. As well as Zuul, Patagotitan, and countless other amazing dinosaurs around the world.

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The new grey skulled sauropodomorph and Missio…

Dinosaur of the day Polacanthus, an ankylosaur that was described in the 1800s, but no one is sure who named it.

In dinosaur news this week:

  • After decades of being classified as Massospondylus, “grey skull” has a new name, Ngwevu intloko
  • Mission Jurassic in North Wyoming could hold over 100 dinosaurs in one square mile
  • A group of juvenile hadrosaurs was found at Pipestone Creek, near the Philip J. Currie Museum
  • The Scottish government is working on better protecting the fossils on the Isle of Skye in Scotland
  • In India, a group of scientists are pushing for a bill that will designate and safeguard fossil sites
  • In Romania, new dinosaur nests have been found, most likely from a hadrosaur like Telmatosaurus
  • The Natural History Museum in London has digitized their holotype of Mantellisaurus
  • The Central Museum of Mongolian Dinosaurs recently opened a new exhibition hall, themed Paleozoic Era
  • Dinosaur Park in Laurel, Maryland has an open house this summer, on September 7
  • Trix the T.rex is back in Leiden, at the updated Naturalis Biodiversity Center in the Netherlands
  • A new project called “On the Trail of Dinosaurs,” will bring the Dinosaur Tracks from the Australian Dampier Peninsula to life
  • children visiting the North Carolina Museum of Natural Sciences regularly try to help the injured sauropod, giving it hugs and Band-Aids.
  • South Dakota rancher Kenny Brown recently retired and bequeathed his 1,330 acre ranch to the School of Mines
  • PLOS One blog has a list of events for National Fossil Day in the US (October 16)
  • On August 29, the US Postal Service is issuing four new T. rex stamps, with a holographs
  • Nickelodeon has a new animated series coming out September 14, LEGO Jurassic World: Legend of Isla Nubar

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I Know Dino Podcast Episode 248: The new sauropodomorph Ngwevu intloko from South Africa and tons of other news.

Episode 248 is all about Polacanthus, an ankylosaur that was described in the 1800s, but no one is sure who named it.

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A new dinosaur found in amber and a tyrannosau…

Dinosaur of the day Patagonykus, The “Patagonian claw” alvarezsaur from the Cretaceous.

Interview with Annalisa Berta, a paleontologist and professor emerita at San Diego State University. She’s also the co-author, along with Dr. Susan Turner, of the upcoming book Women in Vertebrate Paleontology, which is a history of women bone hunters beginning in the late 1700s.

In dinosaur news this week:

  • Elektorornis chenguangi was named based on its fuzzy foot, which was found in amber
  • Elektorornis may have used its toe fuzz like birds use their facial bristles today
  • A team of paleontologists found the first ever Tyrannosauripus footprint in China
  • The Great Plains Dinosaur Museum is offering a dinosaur dig program for adults and kids in Malta, Montana
  • Leeds city centre, in the UK, has five animatronic dinosaurs for the next few weeks
  • In Fortnite Season X, there are weekly missions, including finding dinosaurs
  • The new anime series “Jurassic!” will combine a modern world and prehistoric animals

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For links to every news story, all of the details we shared about Patagonykus, links from Annalisa Berta, and our fun fact check out https://iknowdino.com/Patagonykus-Episode-247/

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I Know Dino Podcast Episode 247: A new dinosaur found in amber and a tyrannosaur footprint in China. Plus an interview about the upcoming book Women in Vertebrate Paleontology with Professor Annalisa Berta.

Episode 247 is all about Patagonykus, The “Patagonian claw” alvarezsaur from the Cretaceous.

We also interview Annalisa Berta, a paleontologist and professor emerita at San Diego State University. She’s also the co-author, along with Dr. Susan Turner, of the upcoming book Women in Vertebrate Paleontology, which is a history of women bone hunters beginning in the late 1700s.

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Nigersaurus, the Darth Vader vacuum cleaner of…

Dinosaur of the day Nigersaurus, the Darth Vader vacuum cleaner of the Cretaceous.

In dinosaur news this week:

  • A new Psittacosaurus species from Mongolia, amitabha, was described with gastroliths and a great skull
  • A 10 year old boy in Guangdong Province, China stumbled upon a nest of 11 dinosaur eggs
  • A college student In North Dakota found a Triceratops skull while on a paleontology dig
  • Visitors to the Denver Museum of Nature and Science can now see volunteers working on preparing a Triceratops on their lab
  • A 6.6 ft (2 m) long sauropod femur was found near Cognac, France
  • In New York, on Long Island, two new attractions recently opened up at the WAC Lighting Hall of Science

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I Know Dino Podcast Episode 246: New #Triceratops, Psittacosaurus, and #sauropod #fossils. Plus #dinosaur of the day Nigersaurus, the Darth Vader vacuum cleaner of the Cretaceous.

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Episode 246 is all about Nigersaurus, the Darth Vader vacuum cleaner of the Cretaceous.

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Tenontosaurus with a limp, 1,000s of saurpods,…

Dinosaur of the day Sinornithosaurus, an early raptor from China that was covered in feathers.

In dinosaur news this week:

  • A new census of the Lance & Hell Creek Formations found at least 71 T. rex skulls & skeletons
  • A database of over 3,000 sauropod specimens from the Morrison Formation has been published
  • Broken ribs, toes, and a bone infection were found in an unfortunate Tenontosaurus
  • A helitack crew in Colorado picked up “Walter” in two plaster jackets that weighed over 1,000 pounds each
  • A new dinosaur museum opened up in Wolcott, Colorado
  • On September 15, animatronic dinosaurs are going to be at the Bath Racecourse in the UK
  • Springs Preserve in Las Vegas has a new exhibit called Dino Might
  • The Science Museum of Minnesota recently finished their first Dino Fest
  • Two Chinese paleontologists have made a complete rendering of the bipedal Auroraceratops

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For links to every news story, all of the details we shared about Sinornithosaurus, and our fun fact check out https://iknowdino.com/Sinornithosaurus-Episode-244/

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I Know Dino Podcast Episode 244: Paleopathologies in Tenontosaurus, 10 years of work have made an epic #sauropod database, and the most complete census of #dinosaurs from the Lance & Hell Creek Formations to date

Episode 244 is all about Sinornithosaurus, an early raptor from China that was covered in feathers.

Join at the Tyrannosaurus level by August 21, 2019 to get a signed copy of our new book  https://www.patreon.com/iknowdino

If you’d like to join our 50 Dinosaur Tales launch team fill out our form at bit.ly/dinosaurbookteam by August 5, 2019

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