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150 million-year-old ‘dinobird’ fossil key to animal’s original chemistry

May 11th, 2010 - 1:41 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, May 11 (ANI): An international team of paleontologists, geochemists and physicists has found that a 150 million year old "dinobird" fossil has been hiding remnants of the animal's original chemistry.Using light ... Read more...

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Powerful x-rays may reveal secrets of ‘dinobird’ fossil

February 23rd, 2009 - 1:33 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, Feb 23 (IANS) About 150 million years ago, an evolutionarily hybrid creature, a dinosaur metamorphosing into a bird, died in what is now Germany, and become fossilised in limestone. About 150 years ... Read more...

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Hidden secrets of dinos may be revealed by X-ray technique

February 16th, 2009 - 1:43 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Feb 16 (ANI): By using synchrotron X-rays, a team of scientists hope to uncover the hidden secrets of dinosaurs, by detecting unseen details of the soft tissue that once surrounded ... Read more...

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