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Allosaurus Roar’s Fossil of the Week (2/6/17)

This week’s Fossil of the Week comes from the great Miocene fossil trove at Agate Fossil Beds National Monument near Harrison, Nebraska.  Daeodon, commonly nicknamed “hell pig,” was one of the fiercest and most interesting mammals of this ancient environment around 19 … Continue reading

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Allosaurus Roar Review: Denver Museum of Nature and Science, Denver, CO

Since the very beginning of the dinosaur rush in the 1870’s in the western United States, Colorado has been one of the best places in North America to find dinosaurs.  Not surprisingly, then, the Denver Museum of Nature and Science … Continue reading

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Allosaurus Roar’s Top Dozen Stegosaurus Displays

Stegosaurus is one of the best known and most beloved dinosaurs.  The large plates on its back and its lethal tail spikes make it easy to identify, although it has also been the subject of much debate.  It was a … Continue reading

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