Category: t-rex

This Week in Dinosaur News: New smallest ever …

This Week in Dinosaur News: New smallest ever dinosaur footprints, a new dinosaur from Utah, and more

Smallest ever dinosaur prints found in South Korea. Retrieved from https://doi.org/10.1038/s41598-018-35289-4

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

  • The smallest dinosaur footprints ever were discovered found in South Korea source
  • Differences in Dilong and T. rex braincases show how tyrannosaurs changed as they evolved source
  • The most complete North American enantiornithine, Mirarce,…

View On WordPress

This Week in Dinosaur News: A new sauropod nam…

This Week in Dinosaur News: A new sauropod named from 3 individuals and more details about the Dueling Dinosaurs

Friends of Crystal Palace Dinosaurs need a bridge for repairs and outreach https://www.spacehive.com/bridges-to-the-crystal-palace-dinosaurs

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

  • Crystal Palace Dinosaurs are raising money for a bridge to the Dinosaurs source
  • The new sauropod Lavocatisaurus agrioensis was named from 3 individuals found in an unlikely spot in Argentina source
  • Court…

View On WordPress

I Know Dino Podcast Show Notes: Crichtonpelta …

I Know Dino Podcast Show Notes: Crichtonpelta (Episode 208)

Episode 208 is all about Crichtonpelta, a Chinese ankylosaur named after Jurassic Park author Michael Crichton.

We also interview Matt Celesky, Research associate at the New Mexico Museum of Natural History and Science where he put together the excellent paleoart exhibit “Picturing the Past.”He is also the Senior exhibition designer for the museum resources division of the New Mexico Department…

View On WordPress

This Week in Dinosaur News: T. rex could turn …

This Week in Dinosaur News: T. rex could turn pretty quickly, Nanotyrannus is probably a juvenile T. rex, and our SVP wrap-up

The tyrannosaur Jane appears to be a juvenile T. rex according to an SVP presentation. Retrieved from https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:Jane_Tyrannosaurus.jpg

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

  • More details from this years SVP conference (referenced abstracts can be found in the PDF from the meeting) source
    • T. rex could turn more quickly than similar dinosaurs
    • New histology…

View On WordPress

I Know Dino Podcast Show Notes: Cedarosaurus (…

I Know Dino Podcast Show Notes: Cedarosaurus (Episode 203)

Episode 203 is all about Cedarosaurus, a Brachiosaurid (high browser) that has been found with over 100 gastroliths.

We also interview Philip Millar, the Associate Creative Director at Creature Technology. The people who made the Walking with Dinosaurs Arena Spectacular, Jurassic World: The Exhibition, and many other amazing puppets.

Big thanks to all our patrons! Your support means so much to us…

View On WordPress

This Week in Dinosaur News: A new dinosaur, Ji…

This Week in Dinosaur News: A new dinosaur, Jinguofortis perplexus, gives a perplexing glimpse into early bird evolution, and more

“Carcharodontosaurian remains (Dinosauria, Theropoda) from the Upper Jurassic of Portugal” by Elisabete Malafaia et al. retrieved from https://doi.org/10.1017/jpa.2018.47

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

  • A new dinosaur, Jinguofortis perplexus, gives a perplexing glimpse into early bird evolution source
  • A new carcharodontosaurid specimen was found North of Lisbon in Portugal sour…

View On WordPress

I Know Dino Podcast Show Notes: Hadrosaurus (E…

I Know Dino Podcast Show Notes: Hadrosaurus (Episode 202)

Episode 202 is all about Hadrosaurus, the first dinosaur skeleton to be mounted.

Big thanks to all our patrons! Your support means so much to us and keeps us going! If you’re a dinosaur enthusiast, join our growing community on Patreon at https://www.patreon.com/iknowdino.

You can listen to our free podcast, with all our episodes, on Apple Podcasts at:

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

View On WordPress

I Know Dino Podcast Show Notes: T. rex revisit…

Episode 200! We revisit T. rex and interview @TyrannosaurCarr to celebrate

Episode 200 is all about Tyrannosaurus rex, the king of the dinosaurs.

We also interview Thomas Carr, Associate Professor of Biology at Carthage College, Director of the Carthage Institute of Paleontology, and Senior Scientific Adviser to the Dinosaur Discovery Museum. He can be found on Twitter @TyrannosaurCarr, on Facebook, on his blog Tyrannosauroidea Central, and on Google Scholar.

Big thanks…

View On WordPress

This Week in Dinosaur News: Three new juvenile…

This Week in Dinosaur News: Three new juvenile iguanodontians from a new species and a new sauropod

“Reconstructed skull of Chyorodon type specimen MPC-D 100/801.” Retrieved from https://doi.org/10.7717/peerj.5300

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

  • Three juveniles of a new iguanodontian species named Choyrodon barsboldi were found in Mongolia source
  • A new Amargasaurus relative named Pilmatueia faundezi was found in Argentina source
  • A fire destroyed most of the National Museum of…

View On WordPress

I Know Dino Podcast Show Notes: Alectrosaurus …

I Know Dino Podcast Episode 198 Alectrosaurus

Episode 198 is all about Alectrosaurus, A medium sized cretaceous tyrannosaur that lived along side Gigantoraptor.

Big thanks to all our patrons! Your support means so much to us and keeps us going! If you’re a dinosaur enthusiast, join our growing community on Patreon at https://www.patreon.com/iknowdino.

You can listen to our free podcast, with all our episodes, on Apple Podcasts at:

https://it…

View On WordPress