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Largest Set of Australian Polar Dinosaur Footprints Found

A new set of polar dinosaur footprints found on Australia’s coast has provided the largest and most well preserved set of tracks known of polar dinosaurs in the Southern Hemisphere. Check out this article for more details and be sure to check out the video on the same page at the bottom of the article!

(image courtesy of dailymail.co.uk)

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New Giant “Phoenix Bird” Rises Again

Check out this link for a story on an absolutely massive bird found by palaeontologists in Central Asia from over 65 million years ago! Its finds like these that help us develop a better understanding of the immense diversity of animals that lived during that time

*image taken from guardian.co.uk*


Pregnant Plesiosaur Discovery!

Check out this link about a 72-78 million year Plesiosaur found in the mid-west of Kansas with a young fetus preserved inside of it!

(image from cbc.ca and Natural History Museum of Los Angeles)


Grand Prairie, Alberta Fossil Dig Attracts Celebrities

Check out this newspaper article for  story on a fundraising benefit held in Grand Prairie, Alberta which was attended by actors such as Dan Aykroyd, Robert Kennedy Junior, Lorne Michaels, Michael Budman, Matthew Gray Gubler and Patricia Cornwell.