Category: dinosaur

In the U.S, if you find dinosaur fossils on your property, they’re yours to keep.

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In 1938, the coelacanth, a prehistoric fish more related to reptiles and mammals than modern fish was discovered. It was thought to have gone extinct 65 years ago, during the same period in which the dinosaurs disappeared.

Scientists discovered a dinosaur tail perfectly preserved in amber. It is full of feathers.

In 2014, a high school student was arrested and suspended in South Carolina, and had his locker searched because of a creative writing assignment where he mentioned buying a gun to shoot his neighbor’s pet dinosaur.