Topic: Dinorsaurs

Ancient Texas Reptile Offers Clues to Evolution of Dinosaur

Sept. 22, 2016
Dome head

A newly described extinct reptile that roamed Texas more than 200 million years ago had a strikingly dome-shaped head with a very thick skull and a natural pit on top that lends the appearance of an extra eye.

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Expedition to Antarctica Will Search for Dinosaurs and More

Feb. 1, 2016

An international team of researchers is traveling to Antarctica to search for fossils that will reveal how life developed on the now-frozen continent after nonavian dinosaurs were wiped out. 

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Explore Texas biodiversity past, present and future at campus natural science center

Aug. 30, 2010

A QandA with Dr. Ed Theriot, professor, diatom wrangler and director of the Texas Natural Science Center.

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