New York State-based chainlet Dinosaur Bar-B-Que, best known for its biker roots, is opening a Chicago location in Spring 2015. The 12,868 square foot space will be the restaurant's ninth location and will serve a similar menu to the other...
In my youth, I wanted nothing more than to make movies. But the tools just weren't available -- not on my budget, anyway. And even if I'd had a movie camera, special effects were out of the question. UFO invasions, dinosaur attacks, bomb explosions -- these were the purview of Industrial Light & Magic, not little Ricky Broida. Show More Summary
The music video for “I’m Closing In,” a track off Obits’ 2013 album Beds & Bugs, plays out like every doodle in a little boy’s notebook vividly come to life. It’s filled with dinosaurs, space battles, undersea submarines getting eaten by whales, and a fiendish villain who has to go up against our adolescent hero [...]
A new dinosaur from Portugal is Europe's largest-ever terrestrial predator and was the biggest carnivorous dinosaur of the Jurassic Period, according to paleontologists who studied its remains. The dinosaur, named Torvosaurus gurneyi, measured close to 33 feet long and weighed over 2,200 pounds, according to a paper in the latest PLoS ONE. Show More Summary
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Millenials around the globe rejoice, as the Raptors plan to bring back their dominant-color jerseys for a few throwback home games in 2014-2015. The Toronto Raptors have long suffered at the hands of the NBA's elite, and not just in on-court performance. Show More Summary
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Crawling out of the same noisy, punk and hardcore indie underground of the early 1980s, Dinosaur Jr. and the Jesus Lizard took somewhat similar paths on the road to becoming two of the most influential bands of their generation. Both had members who served time in under-appreciated bands (J Mascis and Lou Barlow of Dinosaur Jr. Show More Summary
Their natural predator is the wild laser pointer. The only thing scarier than a couple of hungry raptors is a couple of giant, mewling cats. You laugh, but I think we can all agree these kitties would set us running. You can take them down, but they'll still have eight lives left to inspire terror. Show More Summary
Researchers argue it's a distinct European species with North American relatives.
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These are the formidable talons of a Harpy Eagle, one of the largest species of raptor on Earth. Let them serve as a reminder that bloodthirsty dinosaurs live among us, that they are descended from downy forebears, and that, yes, feathered animals can be downright terrifying. Read more...
How's this for a terrifying monster, beautifully portrayed by artist Sergey Krasovskiy? Scientists in Portugal have identified it as Torvosaurus gurneyi and believe it was the largest terrestrial predator ever to have stalked the European landmass. Amazingly, it is 80 million years older than Tyrannosaurus rex and would have been extinct long before T. rex showed up (CLICK).