Another carnivore for Stromer's Riddle

I Know Dino: The Big Dinosaur Podcast

Sep 14 2022 • 57 mins

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Dinosaur of the day Magnosaurus, A relatively small megalosauroid theropod that lived in the Middle Jurassic in what is now England.

In dinosaur news this week:

  • New sauropod Perijasaurus lapaz was discovered in Colombia
  • A new abelisaurid from the Bahariya Oasis adds yet another carnivorous group to the formation
  • A sauropod was found in a backyard in Portugal
  • Thomas Carr and a team found fossils of T. rex, Triceratops, and Edmontosaurus on a 4-week expedition in the Badlands of Montana
  • A nearly complete juvenile hadrosaur with skin impressions was found in Dinosaur Provincial Park in Canada
  • The Royal Belgian Institute of Natural Sciences excavated three dinosaurs in Wyoming's Morrison Formation
  • 100 million-year-old dinosaur footprints were found in a restaurant in Sichuan province, China
  • 113 million year old dinosaur tracks were seen in Texas due to a severe drought
  • In May, Hector the Deinonychus was auctioned off for $12.4 million
  • In July, a Gorgosaurus skeleton was auctioned off for about $6 million
  • The University of New Mexico opened a Natural History Science Center
  • Portland, Oregon had a cartoon dinosaur art exhibit this summer
  • Dinosaur Museum Altmühltal in Denkendorf, Germany had Little Al on display
  • The Royal Tyrrell Museum launched the exhibit “Perspectives on the Art of Glen McIntosh”
  • Hong Kong Science Museum opened “The Hong Kong Jockey Club Series: The Big Eight — Dinosaur Revelation” exhibit
  • New public science project Cretaceous Creatures lets 8th graders do real science with real fossils

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