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This life-size Albertosaurus, sculpted by David A. Thomas, greets visitors to the New Mexico Museum of Natural History and Science. Photo by the author.
A Blog by Brian Switek
Posted Mon, 12/17/2012
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To Rumor or Not to Rumor: LIGO Leaks
We need to consider our decisions in the context of the audiences we serve and the potential consequences of reporting unconfirmed rumors.
by Nadia Drake
Paleo Profile: The Dragon Thief
This Jurassic carnivore marks the "dawn of the dinosaurs."
by Brian Switek
As Antibiotics Fail, We Need More Vaccines
A new report by a British project examining global antibiotic resistance says that better vaccines and better use of them could help blunt th…
by Maryn McKenna