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    Feb 07, 2019

    Peculiar Rock

    Hi, There! I am not an expert but from the moment i saw this very peculiar piece of rock... My mind became very obsessed over the fact that this particular

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    Jan 03, 2019

    Oviraptor, Egg theif or Protective Mother?

    Oviraptor is small dinosaur, categorized as an ornthniscian, meaning that it was bird-hipped.

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    Dec 19, 2018

    Iguanodon - The Dinosaur Known for its Thumbs!

    Iguanodon was a large herbivore with a distinctive thumb spike.

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    Dec 12, 2018

    Dryosaurus The Tree Lizard

    Dryosaurus, meaning 'tree lizard’ in Greek, reflects the forested habitat in which it lived.

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    Nov 26, 2018


    Protoceratops was a herbivore quadruped discovered in Mongolia.

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    Oct 12, 2018


    Corythosaurus was a very odd-looking dinosaur indeed!

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    Sep 02, 2018


    Allosaurus could easily be confused with Tyrannosaurs Rex

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    Jul 23, 2018

    Ankylosaurus Armored Tank of Dinosaurs

    Ankylosaurus was first given the name by paleontologist Barnum Brown, in the early 1900s.

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    Jul 16, 2018

    Stegosaurus is most recognized for the large plates on its back.

    Stegosaurus is most recognized for the large, dinner plates on its back.

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    Jul 08, 2018

    Triceratops Facts You Need To Know

    Triceratops are one of most recognizable dinosaurs, because of their prominent three horns.

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