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Chinese paleontologists discover large feathered dinosaur


April 6th, 2012 - 2:43 am ICT by BNO News
BEIJING, CHINA (BNO NEWS) -- Paleontologists in northeastern China have discovered fossils of a large feathered dinosaur, disproving a widely believed theory that large dinosaurs were featherless, according to research published in ... Read more...

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iPad encrusted with T-rex bone


November 2nd, 2011 - 7:07 pm ICT by IANS
London, Nov 2 (IANS) An iPad worth five million pounds has been customised by a specialist designer with gold, diamonds and shavings of a Tyrannosaurus Rex bone.Believed to be the ... Read more...

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Brains of birds have a dinosaur source: Study


April 13th, 2011 - 9:00 am ICT by ANI
Calgary (Canada), Apr. 13 (ANI): Canadian researchers have opined that the brains of birds can be traced to a dinosaur source.Their new research published in a journal of Britain's Royal Society traced ... Read more...

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T-Rex’s gigantic cousin located in China


April 1st, 2011 - 6:05 pm ICT by IANS
London, April 1 (IANS) A new dinosaur has been identified from fossils dug up in China and has been nicknamed "T-Rex's cousin". The dinosaur has been officially named "Zhuchengtyrannus Magnus" ... Read more...

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T.rex was ‘more hyena than lion’


February 23rd, 2011 - 3:05 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Feb 23 (ANI): A new study has found that Tyrannosaurus Rex was an opportunistic feeder, not a top predator.Palaeontologists John "Jack" Horner from the Museum of the Rockies and Mark B. ... Read more...

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T. rex hunted like a lion, did not scavenge like a hyena


January 26th, 2011 - 11:34 am ICT by ANI
Washington, Jan 26 (ANI): A new study has revealed that Tyrannosaurus Rex wasn't a scavenger like a hyena; rather it hunted like a lion.Scientists from the Zoological Society of London (ZSL) used ... Read more...

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New 230mn-yr-old predator ‘dawn runner’ discovered in South America


January 14th, 2011 - 1:44 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Jan 14 (ANI): Experts have announced the discovery of a dinosaur that roamed South America approximately 230 million years ago and have dubbed it the 'dawn runner'."It really is the ... Read more...

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Were the ancestors of T.rex vegetarian?


December 21st, 2010 - 1:02 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Dec 21 (ANI): A new study has raised the possibility that ancestors of the predator dinosaur Tyrannosaurus Rex may have been vegetarian.Lindsay Zanno and colleague Peter Makovicky collected data for theropods, ... Read more...

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Now, grab an iPhone made of T-Rex tooth, meteor!


December 9th, 2010 - 3:02 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Dec 9 (ANI): Computer software company Apple has come up with a new iPhone that is part T-Rex tooth and part meteor.British jeweller Stuart Hughes created the Apple iPhone 4 History ... Read more...

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T Rex was able to outpace any prey due to its strong tail: Study


November 17th, 2010 - 6:21 pm ICT by ANI
London, Nov 17 (ANI): A new research has concluded that apart from being the largest predator ever to walk the Earth, Tyrannosaurus Rex was the fastest.The study dismisses suggestions that the dinosaur ... Read more...

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T. rex’s powerful long tail was its key to speed and hunting prowess


November 16th, 2010 - 12:20 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Nov 16 (ANI): A graduate student at the University of Alberta has found that Tyrannosaurus rex's powerful tail muscles made the giant carnivore one of the fastest moving hunters of its ... Read more...

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Study: Teeth markings suggest that Tyrannosaurus Rex was a cannibal


October 18th, 2010 - 7:59 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Washington DC, Oct 18 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Research by scientists have yielded results which suggests that the most fearsome and dangerous Dinosaur known as Tyrannosaurus rex (T rex), believed to have existed ... Read more...

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Tyrannosaurus Rex Cannibal Instincts Discovered


October 18th, 2010 - 7:57 pm ICT by GD
By Meena Kar Oct 18, (THAINDIAN NEWS) A recent research by the Palaeontologists have shown that the infamous species of the dinosaurs, Tyrannosaurus Rex (T Rex) were cannibals and hunted their own species ... Read more...

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Tyrannosaurus Rex Revealed To Be Cannibals


October 18th, 2010 - 6:42 pm ICT by Pen Men At Work
October 18, 2010 (Pen Men at Work): Paleontologist Nick Longrich of the Yale University recently made a shocking discovery while examining Dinosaur bones found in Montana. Apparently the big predators of ... Read more...

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Fearsome T.rex was a cannibal


October 16th, 2010 - 11:45 am ICT by ANI
Washington, Oct 16 (ANI): In a surprising find, palaeontologists from the United States and Canada revealed that Tyrannosaurus rex, the most feared carnivore amongst dinosaurs, hunted its own species too sometimes.Yale researcher ... Read more...

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Experts debate over species of dino fossil


October 12th, 2010 - 4:52 pm ICT by ANI
London, Oct 12 (ANI): A debate has been going on in the palaeontology world as scientists debate over classification of Raptorex - the pint-sized supposed precursor to Tyrannosaurus rex - a 3-metre-long ... Read more...

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For 80mn years, Tyrannosaurs were the size of humans


September 17th, 2010 - 2:48 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Sep 17 (ANI): Tyrannosaurus rex might be known as those giant-sized dinosaurs, but for their first 80 million years, they were small-timers-no bigger than humans, say researchers.Recent fossil finds-including six ... Read more...

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T-Rex’s cousin’s remains discovered in Edmonton sewers


August 24th, 2010 - 7:33 pm ICT by ANI
London, Aug 24 (ANI): Edmonton sewer workers stumbled upon the remains of three dinosaurs - possibly the cousins of Tyrannosaurus Rex.Aaron Krywiak and Ryley Paul first saw a sharp tooth while digging ... Read more...

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Tyrannosaurs were scavengers, not predators


July 9th, 2010 - 4:14 pm ICT by ANI
London, July 9 (ANI): Tooth marks found on the humerus of a plant-eating dinosaur found in Mongolia have revealed that Tyrannosaurs were actually scavengers and not predators, as is widely believed.The ... Read more...

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T. Rex were lumbering dinos much like today’s elephants


June 30th, 2010 - 5:23 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, June 30 (ANI): The Tyrannosaurus rex was no agile dinosaur and would have just plodded along like an elephant, according to a new study that estimated the "speed limit" of ... Read more...

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Tyrannosaurus Had A Smaller, Australian Forefather


March 29th, 2010 - 7:40 pm ICT by GD
By Madhuri Dey Victoria, Australia, Mar 29, (THAINDIAN NEWS) A recent discovery has led the scientists to the conclusion that the gigantic Tyrannosaurus Rex might have had a smaller cousin. The smaller edition ... Read more...

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Tyrannousaur dinosaurs stalked southern hemisphere!


March 29th, 2010 - 2:33 am ICT by IANS
London, March 29 (IANS) Australian scientists have found the first evidence that Tyrannosaur dinosaurs stalked the southern hemisphere continents. The fossil of a hip bone from a small T.Rex was discovered in the ... Read more...

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Dinosaurs were also marine creatures, not just land dwellers


February 20th, 2010 - 2:29 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Feb 20 (ANI): Researchers have found evidence of dinosaurs that spent much of their time in water, which shows that the prehistoric beasts were not in fact restricted to land as ... Read more...

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Tyrannosaurus Sex - an insight into dinosaur reproduction


February 15th, 2010 - 4:19 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Feb 15 (ANI): The female Tyrannosaurus rex must move her tail to the side for sex - this is one of the new paleobiological findings highlighted in The Discovery Channel show ... Read more...

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“Destroyer” dino ruled the Wild West 75 million years ago


February 1st, 2010 - 12:19 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Feb 1 (ANI): A new study of a fossil of T. rex relative found in New Mexico has revealed that it belonged to a 29-foot-long "destroyer" dinosaur that once reigned ... Read more...

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29-foot-long tyrannosaur flashed more teeth than T. Rex


January 29th, 2010 - 2:37 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, January 29 (ANI): A research has revealed that a newly found 29-foot-long tyrannosaur flashed more teeth than the well-known Tyrannosaurus rex, with which it shared a common ancestor.Remains of the badlands ... Read more...

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Giant dino’s footprints may have created “death pits” 160 mln yrs ago


January 20th, 2010 - 1:59 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, January 20 (ANI): A new study has suggested that mysterious "death pits" holding the fossil skeletons of nearly two dozen small dinosaur species may actually be the 160-million-year-old footprints of a ... Read more...

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Top ten dinosaur and fossil finds of 2009


December 23rd, 2009 - 4:43 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, December 23 (ANI): An article in the National Geographic News has listed the top ten dinosaur and fossil finds of the year 2009.At number 10 is a study that found ... Read more...

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New fossils reveal that dinosaurs originated from South America


December 13th, 2009 - 10:21 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
New York, Dec 13 (THAINDIAN NEWS) New fossils have been found that point to the fact that dinosaurs originated from the region of South America. There has been a new and ... Read more...

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Dinosaurs originated from South America: Reports


December 11th, 2009 - 8:22 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
New York, Dec 11 (THAINDIAN NEWS) There has been new discovery about the origins of dinosaurs. There has been a new and exciting discovery of a primitive precursor to Tyrannosaurus Rex, which ... Read more...

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Scientists discover oldest known relative of tyrannosauroid


November 5th, 2009 - 1:16 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, November 5 (ANI): With the help of an ultramodern imaging technique, a team of scientists has recognized a long forgotten fossil skull in the collections of the Natural History Museum in ... Read more...

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Scientists identify oldest T. rex relative


November 4th, 2009 - 12:03 pm ICT by ANI
London, November 4 (ANI): Scientists have identified the most ancient fossil relative of the predatory dinosaur Tyrannosaurus rex.According to a report by BBC News, the new addition to T. rex's clan ... Read more...

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T. Rex teens fought some serious battles with each other


November 3rd, 2009 - 1:58 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, November 3 (ANI): In a new research, scientists have found evidence which indicates that adolescent tyrannosaurs got into some serious fights with each other.The evidence was found by researchers from Northern ... Read more...

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One-third of all dinosaur species may never have existed


October 31st, 2009 - 2:22 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, October 31 (ANI): New analyses may wipe out one-third of dinosaur species, with a recent research leading to two dinosaurs being wiped out, as they were not separate species, but different ... Read more...

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70-million-year-old evidence of dinosaur cannibalism found


October 7th, 2009 - 2:31 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Oct 7 (ANI): A University of Alberta researcher has found 70 million year old evidence of dinosaur cannibalism.Phil Bell made the discovery. The jawbone of what appears to be a Gorgosaurus ... Read more...

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