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This Week in Dinosaur News: Two new dinosaurs …

This Week in #Dinosaur #News: Two new dinosaurs from Mongolia and a discussion about 3D scan sharing

“A new baby oviraptorid dinosaur (Dinosauria: Theropoda) from the Upper Cretaceous Nemegt Formation of Mongolia ”
From https://doi.org/10.1371/journal.pone.0210867

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

  • A new baby oviraptorid, Gobiraptor minutus, from Cretaceous Mongolia that may have eaten bivalves source
  • The first stegosaur named in Mongolia, Mongolostegus exspectabilis, may be…

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Dromaeosaurus – Episode 224

Dinosaur of the day Dromaeosaurus, the bigger badder cousin of velociraptor with a bite about three times as strong.

In dinosaur news this week:

  • A new baby oviraptorid, Gobiraptor minutus, from Cretaceous Mongolia that may have eaten bivalves
  • The first stegosaur named in Mongolia, Mongolostegus exspectabilis, may be the most recent stegosaur found to date
  • A new article in Nature shows that two-thirds of 3D scan data is not shared online, largely so authors can exclusively use it for future work
  • The Montana House of Representatives passed the bill that says fossils are part of a property’s surface estate, not the mineral estate
  • The National Showcaves Centre for Wales sold a 15ft tall 30 ft long Allosaurus sculpture to make space for new sculptures

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I Know Dino Podcast Show Notes: Dromaeosaurus …

I Know Dino Episode 224: Two new #dinosaurs from Mongolia, a discussion about 3D scan sharing, and #dinosaur of the day #Dromaeosaurus

Episode 224 is all about Dromaeosaurus, the bigger badder cousin of velociraptor with a bite about three times as strong.

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This Week in Dinosaur News: A new American Tyr…

This Week in #Dinosaur #News: A new American #Tyrannosaur from the Cretaceous, Moros intrepidus, a T. rex hoax, and new dinosaur events

The new American Tyrannosaur, Moros intrepidus.
Retrieved from https://doi.org/10.1038/s42003-019-0308-7

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

  • A new American Tyrannosauroid, Moros intrepidus, was about 30 million years younger than T. rex and 1% its size source
  • The Irish coast guard were called to recover some T. rex bones which turned out to be a hoax source
  • Matt Lamanna, will…

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Nodosaurus – Episode 223

Dinosaur of the day Nodosaurus, the original member of Nodosauridae (the clade of ankylosaurs without tail clubs).

Interview with Thomas Hopp, scientist, inventor, lecturer, and author. He’s written a number of short stories and novels, including the science fiction series Dinosaur Wars. He has also proposed that dinosaurs evolved feathers on their hindlimbs to warm their nests.

In dinosaur news this week:

  • A new American Tyrannosauroid, Moros intrepidus, was about 30 million years younger than T. rex and 1% its size
  • The Irish coast guard were called to recover some T. rex bones which turned out to be a hoax
  • Matt Lamanna, will present “Diving for Dinosaurs: Cretaceous fossils from Croatia” at the Carnegie Museum of Natural History
  • Pismo Beach, California, had a grand re-opening recently for Dinosaur Caves Park
  • In the UK, you can now buy Easter-themed chocolate dinosaurs at both Aldi and Marks & Spencer
  • Metahub posted a list of the best and worst dinosaurs in Jurassic World Alive

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I Know Dino Podcast Show Notes: Nodosaurus (Ep…

I Know Dino Podcast Episode 223:
Interview with Thomas Hopp, A new American Tyrannosaur from the Cretaceous, and dinosaur of the day Nodosaurus

Episode 223 is all about Nodosaurus, the original member of Nodosauridae: The clade of ankylosaurs without tail clubs.

Interview with Thomas Hopp, scientist, inventor, lecturer, and author. He’s written a number of short stories and novels, including the science fiction series Dinosaur Wars. He has also proposedthat dinosaurs evolved feathers on their hindlimbs to warm their nests. Here are…

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This Week in Dinosaur News: 3 new dinosaurs, g…

This Week in #Dinosaur News: 3 new dinosaurs, giant #LEGO dinosaurs, dinosaurs in #Apex Legends, and more

A LEGO Dilophosaurus, one of the many LEGO dinosaurs coming to a zoo in the UK
From www.marwell.org.uk/zoo/news/139/a-sneak-peek-behind-the-scenes-of-our-world-exclusive-lego-brick-dinosaurs-event-brickosaurs

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

  • A new Iguanodontian, Pareisactus evrostos, was found in Spain with an extra thick shoulder blade source
  • A roughly three-year-old early…

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Mei long – Episode 222

Dinosaur of the day Mei long, the “soundly sleeping dragon” from China.

In dinosaur news this week:

  • A new Iguanodontian, Pareisactus evrostos, was found in Spain with an extra thick shoulder blade
  • A roughly three-year-old early Saurischian, Nhandumirim waldsangae, was found in Brazil and named after its distant cousin: the rhea
  • An Iguanodontian, Sektensaurus sanjuanboscoi, was found on an island in a lake that’s only visible when water levels are low
  • 25% a trackway from Winton, Queensland, Australia have been relocated to protect them from erosion
  • A professional LEGO building company, is working on the “Brickosaur” show for Marwell Zoo in Hampshire, UK
  • Someone managed to flyboard while wearing an inflatable T. rex costume
  • Apex Legends has dinosaur easter eggs in the form of dinosaur toys
  • A “Jurassic Fight Night” with large dinosaur puppets was held in Phoenix, Arizona
  • Ashley Hall started a new Instagram @dresslikeascientist which features lots of dinosaur clothes and accessories

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I Know Dino Episode 222: 3 new #dinosaurs, giant #LEGO dinosaurs, dinosaurs in Apex #Legends, and more

Episode 222 is all about Mei, the “soundly sleeping dragon” from China.

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https://itunes.apple.com/us/podcast/i-know-dino/id960…

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This Week in Dinosaur News: Two new dinosaurs!…

This Week in Dinosaur News: Two new #dinosaurs! A sauropod with heart shaped vertebrae and another that could lie in your hand

The new vertebrae from Mnyamawamtuka moyowamkia shown at “A”. Does it look more heart shaped than its relatives to you? From: doi.org/10.1371/journal.pone.0211412

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

  • A new enantiornithine from China, Shangyang, the “rain bird” was described with a fused premaxilla source
  • Mnyamawamtuka moyowamkia, found in Tanzania is one of the most complete early…

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