1950s dinosaur mystery solved


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Dinosaur of the day Hesperonychus, the first microraptorine found outside of Asia.

In dinosaur news this week:

  • A new abelisaurid was named Tralkasaurus meaning “thunder lizard” not to be confused with the other “thunder lizard” Brontosaurus
  • The mystery of unusual dinosaur tracks on the roof of an Australian mine has been solved
  • The Utahraptor State Park was approved by the House, but failed to pass the State Senate due to budget concerns
  • Abba Geebz plans to take his ventriloquist skills and dinosaur puppets to over 100 hospitals in the U.S. this year
  • The Carnegie Museum of Natural History will have camps this summer for kids gets 4 to 13
  • Three Deinonychus were stolen from Eccles Dinosaur Park in Ogden, Utah, but they have been recovered

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