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Va. Fossils Dealer Who Smuggled 70-Million-Year-Old Dinosaur Skeleton Gets Jail Time

A New York federal judge has sentenced a Virginia fossils dealer to three months in prison for smuggling a 70-million-year-old Tyrannosaurus skeleton out of Mongolia.

06/03/2014

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New Tyrannosaur Discovered in Southern Utah

A new dinosaur has been discovered in southern Utah that proves giant tyrant dinosaurs like the Tyrannosaurus rex were around 10 million years earlier than previously believed.

11/06/2013

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Ancient Bug’s Last Supper Of Blood Still In Fossil Found In Basement

In a steamy tropical forest 46 million years ago, a prehistoric mosquito bit a critter, drew blood and was blown into a lake in what is now the northwestern state of Montana. Belly full, she died and sank.

10/17/2013

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