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These Dinos Are Made For Walking

Just because dinosaurs are extinct doesn’t mean they aren’t fashionable -and you can be too, with the help of these amazing heels. Learn how to make your own over on Instructables. Link

How did dinosaurs sleep ?

Despite everything we’ve learned about the dinosaurs we still know very little about how they slept. With no live specimens to observe palaeontologist…

Last meal found within fossil dinosaur

Clues to the diet of some dinosaurs can be found by analysing fossils for their stomach contents. Sinocalliopteryx gigas was around the size of a wolf…

Exploring the mysteries of the Earth’s core

Author Jules Verne portrayed the Earth’s core as an alien landscape, but what is really down there ? While you aren’t likely to find dinosaurs and gia…

Dinosaurs plagued by ancient giant ‘fleas’

A species of giant flea-like insect would have fed on the blood of dinosaurs over 165 million years ago. As if modern fleas weren’t bad enough, the pr…

Did dinosaurs live in the water ?

A startling new theory suggests that dinosaurs were simply too big and cumbersome to live on land. Professor Brian J Ford believes that the classic vi…

Did dinosaurs explode ?

Swiss scientists have debunked the widely held belief that some deceased dinosaurs exploded after death. The concept stems from the discovery of fossi…

‘Vampire’ pterosaur fed on dinosaur blood ?

A prehistoric species of flying reptile might have feasted upon the blood of large dinosaurs. Jeholopterus was an unusual pterosaur in that it possess…

Josean Rivera

The Neatorama Art Blog welcomes a new gallery from Philadelphia artist Josean Rivera! Rivera is a painter who also works in mixed media, with an admitted “obsession with dinosaurs, girls, and skulls.” See a selection of his work at the art blog, where you’ll find links to even more. Link

The Kissing Dinosaurs of China

For the ultimate experience in romantic getaways, try China’s Dinosaurs Fairyland. The city of Erlian is home to rich fossil beds, so you can find an appropriate theme park there. Among its attractions are enormous, concrete models of dinosaurs. This one should really be worked into a dystopian movie someday. Link -via io9 | Photo: Asia [...]