I Know Dino: The Big Dinosaur Podcast

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Top 22 Dinosaur Discoveries of 2022
Dec 30 2022
Top 22 Dinosaur Discoveries of 2022
For links to every news story, all of the details we shared about Hanssuesia, and our fun fact check out https://iknowdino.com/Hanssuesia-Episode-422/Join us at www.patreon.com/iknowdino for dinosaur requests, bonus content, ad-free episodes, and more.Dinosaur of the day Hanssuesia, a pachycephalosaurid from the Late Cretaceous of Alberta that was once considered a troodontid.Our top stories of 2022:Best soft tissue: Dakota the Edmontosaurus mummyBest soft tissue honorable mention #1: Dinosaur intestinesBest soft tissue honorable mention #2: Sauropod skin (goosebumps)Best paleopathology study: Dolly the sauropod respiratory infectionEarliest sauropod of the year: MbiresaurusLargest megaraptorid of the year: MaipKeeping the debate going: Torosaurus considered validBiggest movies/shows of the year: Jurassic World: Dominion and Prehistoric PlanetMost misunderstood dinosaur: DodoOur favorite new segment: The Dinosaur Connection Challenge: Connecting dinosaurs to sandwichesBest news for Ubirajara fans in Brazil: Ubirajara returning to BrazilBest dinosaur embryo: Baby YingliangBest early thyreophoran: JakapilBest stegosaur: New stegosaur BashanosaurusFurthest reaching dinosaur story: glass beads on the moon from craters that hit earthBest T. rex study(s): Presentations at SVP that Tyrannosaurs had tiny arms before they had huge headsSmallest sauropod of the year: IbiraniaBest new herbivore: StegourosBest new herbivore honorable mention: Ankylosaur: YuxisaurusBest new carnivore: New carcharodontosaurid MeraxesBONUS: Stromer's Riddle but with mosasaurs This episode is brought to you by the Sternberg Museum of Natural History. They have amazing summer camps every year including field paleontology, paleoart, and virtual options. Find out more and sign up at https://bit.ly/camps23See Privacy Policy at https://art19.com/privacy and California Privacy Notice at https://art19.com/privacy#do-not-sell-my-info.
PalaeoPoems with Brigid & Mike
Dec 15 2022
PalaeoPoems with Brigid & Mike
For links to every news story, all of the details we shared about Eucamerotus, links from Brigid and Mike, and our fun fact check out https://iknowdino.com/Eucamerotus-Episode-420/Join us at www.patreon.com/iknowdino for dinosaur requests, bonus content, ad-free episodes, and more.Dinosaur of the day Eucamerotus, the "well-chambered" sauropod from the Early Cretaceous in what is now the Isle of Wight, England.Interview with Brigid and Mike, Brigid Christison has a Master's in Biology and is the founder and manager of PalaeoPoems. Mike Thompson is working on a PhD in Paleontology & Sedimentology at the University of Manitoba and writes the science behind the PalaeoPoems. Check them out at www.palaeopoems.comIn dinosaur news this week:“Spinosaurus is not an aquatic dinosaur” according to a new analysis of its buoyancy and body shapeA T. rex skeleton, nicknamed Shen, was supposed to go on sale but instead will be on display at a museum (for now)The Natural History Museum in London is getting a PatagotitanOur last coverage of SVP 2022 including pachycephalosaurs, Big Al pathologies, bird hearts, and more This episode is brought to you by the Sternberg Museum of Natural History. They have amazing summer camps every year including field paleontology, paleoart, and virtual options. Find out more and sign up at https://bit.ly/camps23See Privacy Policy at https://art19.com/privacy and California Privacy Notice at https://art19.com/privacy#do-not-sell-my-info.
A brand new tyrannosaur with Elias and Denver
Dec 1 2022
A brand new tyrannosaur with Elias and Denver
For links to every news story, all of the details we shared about Poekilopleuron, links from Elias and Denver, and our fun fact check out https://iknowdino.com/Poekilopleuron-Episode-418/Join us at www.patreon.com/iknowdino for dinosaur requests, bonus content, ad-free episodes, and more.Dinosaur of the day Poekilopleuron, one of the first described theropods—from 1836 in France.Interview with Elías and Denver. Elías Warshaw is a research associate at Badlands Dinosaur Museum & a student at Montana State University. Denver Fowler is the curator at the Badlands Dinosaur Museum.In dinosaur news this week:Presentations from the Theropods session of SVP 2022A new Daspletosaurus species, wilsoni, was named which appears to be an evolutionary link between two previously known species This episode is brought to you by the Sternberg Museum of Natural History. They have amazing summer camps every year including field paleontology, paleoart, and virtual options. Find out more and sign up at https://bit.ly/camps23For 75 years The Folio Society has been turning books into works of art. They currently have special editions of Jurassic Park, The Lost World, and most recently The Rise and Fall of the Dinosaurs. The Rise and Fall of the Dinosaurs includes 32 pages of fossil photos, an 8-page full-colour gatefold illustration, and a large two-sided fold-out colour map. Get the perfect gift for the Dino-lover in your life at foliosociety.comSee Privacy Policy at https://art19.com/privacy and California Privacy Notice at https://art19.com/privacy#do-not-sell-my-info.
A giant carcharodontosaur and a tiny titanosaur
Nov 2 2022
A giant carcharodontosaur and a tiny titanosaur
For links to every news story, all of the details we shared about Zanabazar, and our fun fact check out https://iknowdino.com/Zanabazar-Episode-414/Join us at www.patreon.com/iknowdino for dinosaur requests, bonus content, ad-free episodes, and more.Dinosaur of the day Zanabazar, the largest known Asian troodontid.In dinosaur news this week:New "giant theropod material" may be a third carcharodontosaurid in Cretaceous Morocco or more support for the dinosaur SauroniopsThere’s a new titanosaur, Ibirania, which looked like other sauropods although smaller—despite not being on an islandA new massopodan sauropodomorph Tuebingosaurus maierfritzorum has been named from GermanyA new juvenile T. rex was recently fund and is on display in ColoradoA new study shows that many dinosaurs were endothermic ("warm blooded"), while others were ectothermic ("cold blooded")Shortly before hatching, a bird's pelvis looks the same as a dinosaur’s pelvisNot all dinosaurs that lived on islands may have been smallScientists identified the first record of dinosaur tracks in what is now Palestine and published a nice set of criteria for identifying tracksThere’s at least 38 trackways and more than 350 dinosaur footprints at the TY tracksite in southern Africa We're at the 2022 Society of Vertebrate Paleontology annual meeting! Help us pay for our trip and get premium content only available to our patrons by joining us on Patreon. Our patrons' generous contributions make our podcast possible! You can now save 10% by paying annually. Go to Patreon.com/iknowdino to sign up and help us keep creating I Know Dino every week.See Privacy Policy at https://art19.com/privacy and California Privacy Notice at https://art19.com/privacy#do-not-sell-my-info.
A sparkly dinosaur that mummified like an Egyptian
Oct 27 2022
A sparkly dinosaur that mummified like an Egyptian
For links to every news story, all of the details we shared about Amphicoelias, and our fun fact check out https://iknowdino.com/Amphicoelias-Episode-413/Join us at www.patreon.com/iknowdino for dinosaur requests, bonus content, ad-free episodes, and more.Dinosaur of the day Amphicoelias, a diplodocid that was widely reported to be the largest dinosaur of all time, but is now considered much smaller.In dinosaur news this week:An Edmontosaurus from the Hell Creek formation nicknamed Dakota likely desiccated for weeks before being buried and fossilizingThe new dinosaur Mbiresaurus helps show that the earliest dinosaurs lived in the far south of Pangaea in temperate climatesNew dinosaur Nevadadromeus schmitti has officially been publishedHaving narrower eye sockets may have helped tyrannosaurs and other large theropods to have a more powerful biteHow SUE the T. rex got holes in its jaws remains a mysteryIn Australia, Muttaburrasaurus is officially Queensland’s State Fossil We're headed to the 2022 Society of Vertebrate Paleontology annual meeting very soon! Get premium content only available to our patrons and help us make it to SVP by joining us on Patreon. Our patrons' generous contributions make our podcast possible! You can now save 10% by paying annually. Go to Patreon.com/iknowdino to sign up and help us keep creating I Know Dino every week.See Privacy Policy at https://art19.com/privacy and California Privacy Notice at https://art19.com/privacy#do-not-sell-my-info.
Extinction Extravaganza
Oct 19 2022
Extinction Extravaganza
For links to every news story, all of the details we shared about Brachytrachelopan, and our fun fact check out https://iknowdino.com/Brachytrachelopan-Episode-412/Join us at www.patreon.com/iknowdino for dinosaur requests, bonus content, ad-free episodes, and more.Dinosaur of the day Brachytrachelopan, a dicraeosaurid sauropod from the Late Jurassic that had an extremely short neck (for a sauropod).In dinosaur news this week:A new abelisaurid from Patagonia, Elemgasem, was small but named after a mighty Tehuelche godScientists suggested volcanic eruptions could be the main reason for mass extinctionsScientists suggested dinosaurs were on the decline before they went extinctThe moon includes evidence of asteroid impacts on EarthThere is a second underwater crater that is from around the same time as ChicxulubA new model shows the tsunami after the Chicxulub impactThe Chicxulub impact may have triggered an earthquake that lasted weeks to monthsPrecipitation played a role in the abundance and success of hadrosaurs and ceratopsians in the Late Cretaceous in what is now AlaskaDinosaurs may have been successful and diverse because of the differences in their diets80 million year old dinosaur eggs were recently found in Jiangxi Province, ChinaIn Skåne, Sweden, large carnivorous dinosaurs from the Late Triassic were recently foundReykjavík might be getting a Triceratops skeleton to displayTo celebrate National Fossil Day, Mississippi State University’s Dunn-Seiler Museum had a competition to name their TriceratopsA man in New Zealand used VR to sculpt and then 3D print a life-sized model of a Tyrannosaurus We're headed to the 2022 Society of Vertebrate Paleontology annual meeting very soon! Get premium content only available to our patrons and help us make it to SVP by joining us on Patreon. Our patrons' generous contributions make our podcast possible! You can now save 10% by paying annually. Go to Patreon.com/iknowdino to sign up and help us keep creating I Know Dino every week.See Privacy Policy at https://art19.com/privacy and California Privacy Notice at https://art19.com/privacy#do-not-sell-my-info.
A huge find from Africa and a dinosaur egg full of crystals
Oct 12 2022
A huge find from Africa and a dinosaur egg full of crystals
For links to every news story, all of the details we shared about Oxalaia, and our fun fact check out https://iknowdino.com/Oxalaia-Episode-411/Join us at www.patreon.com/iknowdino for dinosaur requests, bonus content, ad-free episodes, and more.Dinosaur of the day Oxalaia, a spinosaurid from the Late Cretaceous of northeastern Brazil which was almost as large as Spinosaurus (if it wasn't Spinosaurus itself).In dinosaur news this week:At least 27 iguanodontians from the new genus, Iyuku, were discovered in a South African bonebedNew chasmosaurine ceratopsid dinosaur Bisticeratops froeseorum was discovered.Scientists named a new type of dinosaur egg (which was found full of crystals).Scientists found a pathology in a titanosaur egg that could tell us more about dinosaur reproductive behavior.A bunch of dinosaur tracks and trackways were found in Alberta, Canada, that may show dinosaurs being sociable.Another Tyrannosaurus rex is going on auction.Scientists found new dinosaur tracks in Alaska thanks to an earthquake.The Badlands Dinosaur Museum found baby dinosaurs this summer. We're headed to the 2022 Society of Vertebrate Paleontology annual meeting very soon! Get premium content only available to our patrons and help us make it to SVP by joining us on Patreon. Our patrons' generous contributions make our podcast possible! You can now save 10% by paying annually. Go to Patreon.com/iknowdino to sign up and help us keep creating I Know Dino every week.See Privacy Policy at https://art19.com/privacy and California Privacy Notice at https://art19.com/privacy#do-not-sell-my-info.
A new tyrannosauroid from Idaho
Oct 5 2022
A new tyrannosauroid from Idaho
For links to every news story, all of the details we shared about Patagosaurus, and our fun fact check out https://iknowdino.com/Patagosaurus-Episode-410/Join us at www.patreon.com/iknowdino for dinosaur requests, bonus content, ad-free episodes, and more.Dinosaur of the day Patagosaurus, a Eusauropod that lived in the Early–Middle Jurassic in what is now Patagonia, Argentina.In dinosaur news this week:A new unnamed tyrannosauroid was discovered in Idaho which was smaller than Moros, but bigger than SuskityrannusThere’s a new therizinosaur named Paralitherizinosaurus that was found in Hokkaido, JapanA new specimen of Yulong mini was found, which helps show how the dinosaur grew as it agedSauropods may have developed soft tissue pads on their feet by the Late Triassic to Early Jurassic, and this may have been a key adaptation for them to evolve into giantsThe Peabody Museum of Natural History may have fossils of a new tyrannosaur species from the east coast of the U.S.The Philip J. Currie Museum took visitors on a rafting tour to look for fossils this summerWe also put together a list of 9 places to go dig for fossilsWe're headed to the 2022 Society of Vertebrate Paleontology annual meeting very soon! Get premium content only available to our patrons and help us make it to SVP by joining us on Patreon. Our patrons' generous contributions make our podcast possible! You can now save 10% by paying annually. Go to Patreon.com/iknowdino to sign up and help us keep creating I Know Dino every week.See Privacy Policy at https://art19.com/privacy and California Privacy Notice at https://art19.com/privacy#do-not-sell-my-info.
A new tiny-armed, gigantic, megapredator
Sep 22 2022
A new tiny-armed, gigantic, megapredator
For links to every news story, all of the details we shared about Zapalasaurus, and our fun fact check out https://iknowdino.com/Zapalasaurus-Episode-408/Join us at www.patreon.com/iknowdino for dinosaur requests, bonus content, ad-free episodes, and more.Dinosaur of the day Zapalasaurus, a basal diplodocoid sauropod that lived in the Early Cretaceous in what is now Neuquén Province, Argentina.In dinosaur news this week:A new carcharodontosaurid with tiny arms, Meraxes gigas, helps show that all large-headed carnivores had relatively small armsGastroliths and Deinonychus teeth have been found associated with April the TenontosaurusScientists looked at the growth of the smallest (but not yet named) ornithopod that lived in what is now SpainAn opalized fossil may be a new dinosaur speciesThe Australian Opal Centre hosts an annual dinosaur fossil digUbirajara is being returned to BrazilPodokesaurus holyokensis became the official state dinosaur of MassachusettsDelaware has a state dinosaur, DryptosaurusThere are seven missing sculptures from Crystal Palace DinosaursLottie, the Triceratops statue from Louisville, Kentucky got a makeoverNBC is making a new natural history series show called Surviving EarthStephen Fry is hosting Dinosaur — with Stephen Fry, a four part series about dinosaurs in the Jurassic and CretaceousYou can play Dinosaur Fossil Hunter on SteamGames Radar published a list of the 10 best dinosaur games See Privacy Policy at https://art19.com/privacy and California Privacy Notice at https://art19.com/privacy#do-not-sell-my-info.
Another carnivore for Stromer's Riddle
Sep 14 2022
Another carnivore for Stromer's Riddle
For links to every news story, all of the details we shared about Magnosaurus, and our fun fact check out https://iknowdino.com/Magnosaurus-Episode-407/Join us at www.patreon.com/iknowdino for dinosaur requests, bonus content, ad-free episodes, and more.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 ColombiaA new abelisaurid from the Bahariya Oasis adds yet another carnivorous group to the formationA sauropod was found in a backyard in PortugalThomas Carr and a team found fossils of T. rex, Triceratops, and Edmontosaurus on a 4-week expedition in the Badlands of MontanaA nearly complete juvenile hadrosaur with skin impressions was found in Dinosaur Provincial Park in CanadaThe Royal Belgian Institute of Natural Sciences excavated three dinosaurs in Wyoming's Morrison Formation100 million-year-old dinosaur footprints were found in a restaurant in Sichuan province, China113 million year old dinosaur tracks were seen in Texas due to a severe droughtIn May, Hector the Deinonychus was auctioned off for $12.4 millionIn July, a Gorgosaurus skeleton was auctioned off for about $6 millionThe University of New Mexico opened a Natural History Science CenterPortland, Oregon had a cartoon dinosaur art exhibit this summerDinosaur Museum Altmühltal in Denkendorf, Germany had Little Al on displayThe 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” exhibitNew public science project Cretaceous Creatures lets 8th graders do real science with real fossils See Privacy Policy at https://art19.com/privacy and California Privacy Notice at https://art19.com/privacy#do-not-sell-my-info.