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Modern Dinosaur Discoveries

Beginning in the 1960s, a rising number of scientists turned to the study of dinosaurs as a career-despite the low pay. Also, more museums and universities developed dinosaur research programs....

Dinosaur Extinction

Dinosaurs became extinct at the end of the Cretaceous Period. How and why is a puzzle that paleontologists are trying to solve by studying fossils and rock formations. These fossils...

Could Dinosaurs Swim?

If you pick up a dinosaur picture book written before the 1970s, you’ll probably see lots of swimming dinosaurs. Giant dinosaurs like Apatosaurus and Diplodocus used to be depicted as...

Dinosaurs were warm-blooded, shocking study says

It’s a discovery 65 million years in the making. Despite most scientists generally accepting that dinosaurs were cold-blooded creatures, a new study suggests they were in fact warm-blooded. The research,...