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In Search of Giant Squid     View
Discusses the myths and legends behind this sea creature and provides information about habitats, body structures, characteristics, and behavior, through numerous pictures and illustrations. A companion site to an exhibit of the Smithsonian's Nationa ...

Loch Ness "Monster"     View
Material about the legend of "the Loch Ness 'monster' -- affectionately known as 'Nessie' -- ... an alleged plesiosaur-like creature living in Loch Ness, a long, deep lake near Inverness, Scotland." Includes background about "the mode ...

The Beast of Loch Ness     View
Companion to a 1999 Public Broadcasting Service (PBS) Nova film that "follows a three-week expedition that used state-of-the-art sonar and sensitive underwater cameras in an attempt to track down and identify the elusive creature [the Loch Ness ...

Chinese Dinosaurs     View
Bone up on these Asian animals from prehistoric times through this eye-pleasing online companion to an exhibit at the Australian Museum in Sydney. Includes fact sheets, a special section on feathered dinosaurs, and a virtual tour of the exhibit.

Killer Dinosaurs Turned Vegetarian: Utah Dinosaur Bones Reveal Missing Link in Evolution of Diet     View
May 2005 article about the "discovery of the bizarre new species, Falcarius utahensis," of dinosaur by paleontologists from the Utah Geological Survey and the Utah Museum of Natural History. The remains of this dinosaur provide "clues ...

DinoData     View
Information about dinosaurs, with a special emphasis on fossils in European museums. Features general information about dinosaurs, anatomy, a glossary, a children's section, maps, lists, images, and publications. The "Eurodino Database Project ...

Sue at the Field Museum     View
An exhibit about Sue, "the largest, most complete, and best preserved Tyrannosaurus rex" skeleton ever found. It tells Sue's history up to her unveiling in 2000. There are photos and details about the skull and teeth; a "Facts, Theory, ...

The Dinosauria: Truth Is Stranger Than Fiction     View
Dispels common myths about dinosaurs and provides information on dinosaur fossils, nests, diet, anatomy, and groups. Includes related links and a brief bibliography. From the Museum of Paleontology, University of California, Berkeley.

Dino Directory     View
Profiles of over 100 dinosaurs. Entries include name (with pronunciation), period and time span, length, diet, country where fossils were discovered, and illustration. Also features information on other ancient reptiles sometimes mistaken for dinosau ...

Dinosaur Eggs     View
This graphic intensive site comes from National Geographic magazine's May 1996 article, "The Great Dinosaur Egg Hunt." It contains information on where dinosaur eggs are found, how scientists "hatch" these eggs, and a gallery of d ...




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