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Cretaceous Period

Newfound 'Pinocchio Rex' Confirms Old Theory About Dino Snouts

natureheader | Alexandra Witze | Posted 05.07.2014 | Science

Not all tyrannosaurs had short, brutish faces like that of Tyrannosaurus rex. Palaeontologists in China have unearthed the remains of a slender, long-...

Ancient Fossil Shows Creature Had Modern Teeth

Posted 03.27.2013 | Science

By: Tia Ghose, LiveScience Staff Writer Published: 03/27/2013 06:49 AM EDT on LiveScience Paleontologists in Japan have unearthed the jaw of a pri...

The New York Times Slays the "Peak Oil" Dinosaur

Raymond J. Learsy | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business
Raymond J. Learsy

According to an eye-opening article in this Sunday's New York Times, Cretaceous period events may have yielded munificent reservoirs of oil. If so, the theory of Peak Oil has serious flaws.