Posts Tagged ‘dinosaurs’

Frozen In Paleontological Time

Tuesday, March 9th, 2010

The remains of an extraordinary fossil unearthed in 67-million-year-old sediments from Gujarat, western India reveal that snakes preyed on hatchling dinosaurs. The snake was coiled around a recently hatched egg adjacent to a hatchling sauropod. The discovery was made by in international team of scientists led by the University of Michigan’s Jeff Wilson and the Geological Survey of India’s Dhananjay Mohabey. Found at YouTube from futurityvideo via Futurity.

Venomous Prehistoric Raptor

Wednesday, February 17th, 2010

A group of University of Kansas researchers working with Chinese colleagues have discovered a venomous, birdlike raptor that thrived some 128 million years ago in China. This is the first report of venom in the lineage that leads to modern birds. Found at YouTube from KU.

Walking With Dinosaurs: How Dinosaur’s Really Walked

Thursday, September 10th, 2009

has reached the UK, but how realistic is it? A palaeontologist gives his thoughts and talks about his own research. Found at YouTube from NewScientistVideo.

Dinosaurs: Giants Of Patagonia

Monday, June 8th, 2009

Dinosaurs are the best! This documentary features voiceover work by Donald Sutherland and some very cool animation of dinosaurs. Found at Hulu. From the description:

Dinosaurs: Giants of Patagonia will take audiences on an unique journey into the world of the largest known dinosaurs and, in the process, explore some of the great paleontological discoveries of modern time.

Land Of The Lost Trailer

Friday, June 5th, 2009

Not a big Will Ferrell fan, but this does look funny. From the YouTube description: Has-been scientist Dr. Rick Marshall, is a man with no weapons, few skills and questionable smarts who must survive an alternate universe full of marauding dinosaurs and fantastic creatures from beyond our world. Marshall has been sucked through a space-time vortex to a place of spectacular sights known as the Land of the Lost.

Disney’s Dinosaur Trailer

Thursday, October 5th, 2006

If you like animation and dinosaurs, you can’t go wrong with this trailer for the 2000 animated film . It’s very anthropomorphic but then what do you expect, it’s Disney (from DinoriderdAndoandor at ):