Category: Jurassic

Dysalotosaurus by Stolpergeist

Dysalotosaurus by Stolpergeist

These little lives are hers, and yet not hers. Her private agony is that she loves them in ways they cannot love her. Yet, they dread the day when she will be gone, though she is at peace with that thought.

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Happy #FossilFriday! Digitizing VHS footage from a 90’s Stegosaurus excavation by some friends at Western Paleontological Laboratories.

Preserving data for the study of the past life of the study of past life … #Paleopaleontologyology?

Today’s Doodle:

Today’s Doodle:

Drawing with m’boy. A chunky brontosaur gesture :}

I Know Dino Podcast Show Notes: Scelidosaurus …

I Know Dino Podcast Episode 196: Scelidosaurus, the little Ankylosaurus ancestor

Episode 196 is all about Scelidosaurus, the first dinosaur described based on a mostly complete skeleton, and an important ancestor to Stegosaurus and Ankylosaurus.

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Facewreck from the front, Sad Sack from the si…

Facewreck from the front, Sad Sack from the side.
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This Week in Dinosaur News: Simulated sauropod…

This Week in Dinosaur News: Simulated sauropod guts, dinosaur colors, and more

Pigments aren’t just in the skin. The liver is especially full of melanosomes. Retrieved from https://www.nature.com/articles/s41467-018-05148-x

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

  • A new experiment of Jurassic plant growth and sauropod digestion shows that the ecosystem could hold more dinosaurs than previously thought. source
  • A new study on fossilized melanosomes calls into…

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Compsognathus, Rod Ruth

Compsognathus, Rod Ruth

The title of World’s Smallest Dinosaur may have been taken from it, but Comsognathus is still king of the archipelago. On the tiny Tethys island where it makes its home, no other dinosaur is bigger. It scampers through the underbrush, beneath fronds swaying in sea breezes, seeking lizards, bugs, and Archaeopteryx eggs. It’s a terror to the lesser things, scrabbling and nipping, pincer jaws slipping through foliage, snapping up fat caterpillars and terrorizing ill-hidden katydids. Monsters are built on the victims’ perspective. 

cloudair: Church Rock. Utah Jurassic Sandston…

cloudair:

Church Rock. Utah

Jurassic Sandstone “Church”

I Know Dino Podcast Show Notes: Proceratosauru…

I Know Dino Podcast Episode 183 is here. Featuring an interview with Elizabeth Rega, Proceratosaurus, a new #JurassicWorld video, and much more #dinosaur goodness!

In our 183rd episode we got to speak with Elizabeth Rega, a 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. She specializes in human and nonhuman primate anatomy. Here is her paper on…

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Ceratosaurs by TheGreatestLoverArt

Ceratosaurs by TheGreatestLoverArt

Cold mountainside spring

Delivers a brook under

Ceratosaurus.