Dinosaurs

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Holli Stephens
March 06, 2020 - 4:00 am
This weekend, raise a glass to anniversary celebrations, female entrepreneurs and St. Paddy. Get the details on The KYW To-Do List, your guide for all things to do in Philadelphia and the surrounding suburbs this weekend.
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Jurassic Quest
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Holli Stephens
January 03, 2020 - 5:00 am
It’s 2020 and we’re still captivated by the great enigmas of some of our childhoods: David Bowie and dinosaurs. From Philly Loves Bowie Week to Jurassic Quest, there’s a lot to do and see this weekend. Check out The KYW To-Do List to plan your weekend in and around Philadelphia.
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A rendering of the ancient Carsioptychus mammal taken from the PBS NOVA special, Rise of the Mammals.
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AP News
October 24, 2019 - 5:42 pm
A remarkable trove of fossils from Colorado has revealed details of how mammals grew larger and plants evolved after the cataclysm that killed the dinosaurs.
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Dr. Paul Scofield, senior curator natural history at Canterbury Museum, holds the fossil, a tibiotarsus, top, next to a similar bone of an Emperor Penguin in Christchurch, New Zealand, Wednesday, Aug. 14, 2019.
Mark Baker/AP Photo
August 14, 2019 - 9:13 am
By Nick Perry, Associated Press WELLINGTON, New Zealand (AP) — Scientists in New Zealand said Wednesday they've found fossilized bones from an extinct monster penguin that was about the size of an adult human and swam the oceans some 60 million years ago. They said the previously undiscovered...
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In this Sept. 12, 2018, photo, a dinosaur model stands near the site of a future dinosaur museum in Yanji, China.
AP Photo/Christina Larson
October 25, 2018 - 11:12 am
By Christina Larson, AP Science Writer YANJI, China (AP) — At the end of a street of newly built high-rises in the northern Chinese city of Yanji stands an exposed cliff face, where paleontologists scrape away 100 million-year-old rock in search of prehistoric bones. Like many fossil excavation...
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