July 25, 2014 in Uncategorized
North Dakotaâs dinosaur expert is retiring after 33 years.
Paleontologist John Hoganson has taken care of the state fossil collection, which has grown to hundreds of thousands of fossils since it starte…continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com
March 20, 2014 in Uncategorized
WASHINGTON â If youâre a dinosaur with a nickname as funky as âthe chicken from hell,â you had better be able to back it up.
A dinosaur called Anzu wyliei that scientists identified on Wednesday from fossils found in North Dakota and South…continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com
March 19, 2014 in Uncategorized
By Malcolm Ritter
NEW YORK (AP) â It’s called the chicken from hell: a birdlike dinosaur some 7 feet tall that weighed around 500 pounds when it roamed western North America on its long, slender hind legs.
The beast got its nickname long ag…continue reading on mitchellrepublic.com
January 16, 2014 in Uncategorized
RAPID CITY (AP) â A documentary film showing this week at the Sundance Film Festival in Park City, Utah, features “Sue” the dinosaur.
KOTA-TV reports that “Dinosaur 13″ was partially filmed at the Black Hills Institute for Geological Research …continue reading on mitchellrepublic.com
July 30, 2013 in The Daily Republic
The 31-inch Triceratops horn is believed to be 65 million years old and was found by diggers in Nebraska.
June 27, 2013 in The Dickinson Press
WASHINGTON The Smithsonian’s National Museum of Natural History is acquiring its first full Tyrannosaurus rex skeleton for eventual display in a new dinosaur hall planned for the museum on the National Mall. Continue Reading
June 3, 2013 in The Daily Republic
The South Dakota-based Black Hills Institute of Geological Research and the Naturalis Biodiversity Center from the Netherlands are excavating the remains of the Triceratops and the left foot and leg of a Tyrannosaurus rex near Newcastle, Wyo.
March 2, 2013 in The Daily Republic
Assistant professor Clint Boyd and two colleagues from other universities published fossil evidence of a crocodyliform feeding on small ornithopod dinosaurs.
February 8, 2013 in The Daily Republic
RAPID CITY (AP) A 3-ton slab of fossilized stone containing footprints of theropod dinosaurs has arrived in the lobby of The Journey Museum in Rapid City.
May 23, 2012 in The Daily Republic
HOUSTON Pups in her womb, a large eye visible behind the rib cage, one baby stuck in the birth canal, all fossilized in stone, modern-day evidence of how this ancient marine beast, the Ichthyosaur, died: in childbirth.