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This Week in Dinosaur News: Bacteria and Herbi…

This Week in Dinosaur News: Bacteria and Herbivorous Dinosaurs, Two T. rex on Display, Jurassic Park, and More

T. rex at IFC Mall in Hong Kong, with an AR Tarbosaurus. See our post on Instagram @iknowdino!

Here’s what came out this week in dinosaur news:

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Othnielia – Episode 186

This week’s link to enter the Velociraptor Sculpture Sweepstakes is http://bit.ly/LastChance186 complete rules are at https://iknowdino.com/velociraptor-sculpture-sweepstakes-official-rules

In the news: Scientists hypothesize how bacteria in dinosaur gut contents may explain why herbivores lived in groups; The mystery theropod dinosaur auctioned off at the Eiffel Tower sold for more than 2 million Euros; Trix the T. rex is on display at Paris Jardin des Plantes for three months; Alberta, Canada has new drivers licenses and ID cards, with Albertosaurus on them; IFC Mall in Hong Kong has a T. rex on display until June 27; Another dinosaur movie, Triassic World, came out on June 19; and more

Dinosaur of the day Othnielia a small dinosaur that was originally described by Othniel Charles Marsh in 1877, but then called Nanosaurus rex

This episode is brought to you in part by TRX Dinosaurs, which makes beautiful and realistic dinosaur sculptures, puppets, and animatronics. You can see some amazing examples and works in progress on Instagram @trxdinosaurs

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For links to every news story, all of the details we shared about Othnielia, and our fun fact check out https://iknowdino.com/Othnielia-Episode-186/

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I Know Dino Podcast Show Notes: Othnielia (Epi…

I Know Dino Podcast Show Notes: Othnielia (Episode 186)

Episode 186 is all about Othnielia, a small ornithischian that appears in the Jurassic Park book as a warning sign.

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This Week in Dinosaur News: A possible answer …

    Dinosaurs may have evolved beaks so that they could grow faster (and spend less time in eggs)

    • Dinosaurs may have originally evolved beaks so that they could develop faster—and spend less time vulnerable in eggs
    • The global destruction of forests may have been a major factor in (most) dinosaurs going extinct
    • At the Field Museum in Chicago, Maximo was repainted right before his debut
    • There’s a new…

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    Procompsognathus – Episode 185

    This week’s link to enter the Velociraptor Sculpture Sweepstakes is http://bit.ly/Velociraptor185 complete rules are at https://iknowdino.com/velociraptor-sculpture-sweepstakes-official-rules

    This week we speak with John Hutchinson, a professor of evolutionary biomechanics at The Royal Veterinary College. He is leading the Dawn Dinos project, he worked on T. rex Autopsy, and he can be found on Twitter @JohnRHutchinson

    In the news: Dinosaurs may have originally evolved beaks so that they could develop faster—and spend less time vulnerable in eggs; The global destruction of forests may have been a major factor in (most) dinosaurs going extinct; At the Field Museum in Chicago, Maximo was repainted right before his debut; Some dinosaur casts will be in displayed at Jurassic World Fallen Kingdom movie premieres; Frontier Development has released another video about Jurassic World Evolution; Jurassic World Fallen Kingdom sponsored a video of dinosaur-costumed parkour scenes from the new movie; and more

    Dinosaur of the day Procompsognathus a small dinosaur which probably ate insects, lizards, and other small prey

    This episode is brought to you in part by TRX Dinosaurs, which makes beautiful and realistic dinosaur sculptures, puppets, and animatronics. You can see some amazing examples and works in progress on Instagram @trxdinosaurs

    To get access to lots of patron only content check out https://www.patreon.com/iknowdino

    For links to every news story, all of the details we shared about Procompsognathus, more links from John Hutchinson, and our fun fact check out https://iknowdino.com/Procompsognathus-Episode-185/

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    This Week in Dinosaur News: A new dinosaur fro…

    This Week in Dinosaur News: A new dinosaur from Brazil was the largest sauropodomorph of its time, and much more

      T. rex on the Thames as reported by @MPSonthewater

      • New dinosaur named Bagualosaurus was found in southern Brazil and is the largest sauropodomorph from the Carnian to date
      • A small Spinosaurus toe bone was found in Morocco from an individual that was probably less than 6 feet long
      • Some new dinosaur tracks were found in Lake Powell in Utah
      • time lapse videoof the installation dinosaur specimen…

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      Segisaurus – Episode 184

      This week’s link to enter the Velociraptor Sculpture Sweepstakes is http://bit.ly/Dinosaur184 complete rules are at https://iknowdino.com/velociraptor-sculpture-sweepstakes-official-rules

      In the news: The newly discovered Bagualosaurus may help to fill in missing information about early sauropod evolution; A Spinosaurus toe bone shows some evidence of aquatic behavior from a young age; New dinosaur tracks in Lake Powell, Utah; The mobile game Jurassic World Alive was released; Newsweek created a special edition for the 25th anniversary of Jurassic Park; New dinosaur exhibits, shirts, videos, and more

      Dinosaur of the day Segisaurus A small Jurassic theropod which was so small that it probably ate insects

      This episode is brought to you in part by TRX Dinosaurs, which makes beautiful and realistic dinosaur sculptures, puppets, and animatronics. You can see some amazing examples and works in progress on Instagram @trxdinosaurs

      To get access to lots of patron only content check out https://www.patreon.com/iknowdino

      For links to every news story, all of the details we shared about Segisaurus, and our fun fact check out https://iknowdino.com/Segisaurus-Episode-184/

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      I Know Dino Podcast Show Notes: Segisaurus (Ep…

      Here is our latest episode (#184) featuring Segisaurus, the largest sauropodomorph #dinosaur of its time at a whopping 1.5 to 2.5 meters in length XD

      Episode 184 is all about Segisaurus, a small Jurassic theropod which was so small that it probably ate insects

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      This Week in Dinosaur News: A Diplodocus with …

      This Week in Dinosaur News: A Diplodocus with a broken hip, a new Jurassic World video, crocodiles in an MRI, and more

      College Humor posted a video of Owen and Claire trying to check Blue into a flight as a service animal

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      Proceratosaurus – Episode 183

      This week’s link to enter the Velociraptor Sculpture Sweepstakes is http://bit.ly/Giveaway183 complete rules are at https://iknowdino.com/velociraptor-sculpture-sweepstakes-official-rules

      This week we interview Elizabeth Rega, professor of Anatomy and associate vice provost for academic development and academic affairs at Western University of Health Sciences. She’s also a consultant for the animation and gaming industries, and has worked on projects including Disney’s Dinosaur.

      In the news: Researchers put Nile crocodiles into an MRI to test how archosaurs see and hear; A Diplodocus hip was found with “signs of possibly being purulent” (puss-filled); Jack Horner is developing 3D dinosaur holograms; Dinosaur Fingerlings are for sale in the U.S.; Fandango, is now selling Jurassic Park & Jurassic World merchandise; A joke clip shows Owen Grady and Claire Dearing trying to check Blue into a flight as a service animal; and more

      Dinosaur of the day Proceratosaurus An early tyrannosauroid whose name can be seen on an embryo cooler in Jurassic Park

      This episode is brought to you in part by TRX Dinosaurs, which makes beautiful and realistic dinosaur sculptures, puppets, and animatronics. You can see some amazing examples and works in progress on Instagram @trxdinosaurs

      To get access to lots of patron only content check out https://www.patreon.com/iknowdino

      For links to every news story, all of the details we shared about Proceratosaurus, links from Elizabeth Rega, and our fun fact check out https://iknowdino.com/Proceratosaurus-Episode-183/

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