Episodes
For links to every news story, all of the details we shared about Orodromeus, and our fun fact check out https://iknowdino.com/Orodromeus-Episode-348/ To get access to lots of patron only content check out https://www.patreon.com/iknowdino Dinosaur of the day Orodromeus, a small fast ornithopod known from a growth series at Egg Mountain. In dinosaur news this week:A redescription of Scutellosaurus shows that it was bipedalFossilized ripples found 1.5 miles beneath Louisiana were caused by...
Published 07/28/21
For links to every news story, all of the details we shared about Tanycolagreus, and our fun fact check out https://iknowdino.com/Tanycolagreus-Episode-347/ To get access to lots of patron only content check out https://www.patreon.com/iknowdino Dinosaur of the day Tanycolagreus, a Late Jurassic theropod which is most likely a basal coelurosaurian. In dinosaur news this week:A new Velociraptor-sized Dromaeosaur, Kansaignathus, was found in northern TajikistanAnkylosaurs are now known from...
Published 07/21/21
For links to every news story, all of the details we shared about Abydosaurus, and our fun fact check out https://iknowdino.com/Abydosaurus-Episode-346/ To get access to lots of patron only content check out https://www.patreon.com/iknowdino Dinosaur of the day Abydosaurus, an Early Cretaceous brachiosaurid that is known from multiple complete skulls. In dinosaur news this week:A new Heterodontosaurus shows the first full set of gastralia ever found on an OrnithischianTriassic fossils were...
Published 07/14/21
For links to every news story, all of the details we shared about Hypacrosaurus, and our fun fact check out https://iknowdino.com/Hypacrosaurus-Episode-345/ To get access to lots of patron only content check out https://www.patreon.com/iknowdino Dinosaur of the day Hypacrosaurus, a crested hadrosaurid known from several nests, including embryos. In dinosaur news this week:A new hadrosauroid from Spain, Magnamanus, was discovered with a unique hole in its jawThe Carnegie Museum of Natural...
Published 07/07/21
For links to every news story, all of the details we shared about Iguanacolossus, links from Nizar Ibrahim, and our fun fact check out https://iknowdino.com/Iguanacolossus-Episode-344/ To get access to lots of patron only content check out https://www.patreon.com/iknowdino Dinosaur of the day Iguanacolossus, The "mighty iguana colossus" which probably wasn't any bigger than Iguanodon. Interview with Nizar Ibrahim, a paleontologist, anatomist, Senior Lecturer at the University of...
Published 07/01/21
For links to every news story, all of the details we shared about Zhuchengtyrannus, and our fun fact check out https://iknowdino.com/Zhuchengtyrannus-Episode-343/ To get access to lots of patron only content check out https://www.patreon.com/iknowdino Dinosaur of the day Zhuchengtyrannus, a tyrannosaurid that was between Tarbosaurus bataar and Tyrannosaurus rex in size. In dinosaur news this week:3 New Talarurus skulls were described from MongoliaA new sauropod from Spain might be one of...
Published 06/23/21
For links to every news story, all of the details we shared about Sauroniops, links from Dean Lomax, and our fun fact check out https://iknowdino.com/Sauroniops-Episode-342/ To get access to lots of patron only content check out https://www.patreon.com/iknowdino Dinosaur of the day Sauroniops, a large carcharodontosaurid with a dome on its head. Interview with Dean Lomax, an award winning paleontologist and currently Visiting Scientist at The University of Manchester, UK. He is also a...
Published 06/16/21
For links to every news story, all of the details we shared about Vagaceratops, and our fun fact check out https://iknowdino.com/Vagaceratops-Episode-341/ To get access to lots of patron only content check out https://www.patreon.com/iknowdino Dinosaur of the day Vagaceratops, a chasmosaurine ceratopsian with a frill that was wider than it was long. In dinosaur news this week:Fylax thyrakolasus is officially the last known non-hadrosaurid hadrosauroidMassospondylus had a plastic growth...
Published 06/09/21
For links to every news story, all of the details we shared about Amygdalodon, links from Nussaïbah & Emma, and our fun fact check out https://iknowdino.com/Amygdalodon-Episode-340/ To get access to lots of patron only content check out https://www.patreon.com/iknowdino Dinosaur of the day Amygdalodon, the first sauropod ever described in Argentina. Interview with Nussaïbah Raja-Schoob and Emma Dunne, Together Emma (@emmadnn) and Nussaïbah (@mauritiantales) found a disconnect in where...
Published 06/02/21
For links to every news story, all of the details we shared about Kryptops, and our fun fact check out https://iknowdino.com/Kryptops-Episode-339/ To get access to lots of patron only content check out https://www.patreon.com/iknowdino Dinosaur of the day Kryptops, an abelisaurid which may have had a keratin covering on its snout that could be useful for scavenging. In dinosaur news this week:A basal hadrosaurid, Yamatosaurus izanagii, was named from Awaji island in JapanDippy is going to...
Published 05/26/21
For links to every news story, all of the details we shared about Cetiosaurus, links from Mariana Di Giacomo, and our fun fact check out https://iknowdino.com/Cetiosaurus-Episode-338/ To get access to lots of patron only content check out https://www.patreon.com/iknowdino Dinosaur of the day Cetiosaurus, the first sauropod to be described, although it was originally thought to be a whale or large crocodile. Interview with Mariana Di Giacomo, paleontologist and Natural History Conservator...
Published 05/19/21
For links to every news story, all of the details we shared about Eotriceratops, and our fun fact check out https://iknowdino.com/Eotriceratops-Episode-337/ To get access to lots of patron only content check out https://www.patreon.com/iknowdino Dinosaur of the day Eotriceratops, a large three-horned dinosaur that evolved roughly one million years before Triceratops. In dinosaur news this week:T. rex probably walked about as fast as humans25 new fossils of possible titanosaurs were found...
Published 05/12/21
Plus an interview with Scott Johnston: a preparator & technician soon to be at Harvard
Published 05/05/21
The oldest known titanosaur, Ninjatitan, was described from Patagonia; Plus Dinosaur of the Day Leinkupal, a diplodocid from the same formation
Published 04/28/21
A new abelisaurid named Llukalkan was found in Patagonia with a nearly complete skull
Published 04/21/21
3 new finds show evidence of tyrannosaurs feeding on each other
Published 04/14/21
Micropachycephalosaurus was a small ceratopsian, despite the long pachycephalosaurian name. Plus a new hadrosaur that was discovered in New Mexico and five ways to de-extinct a species.
Published 04/07/21
A new discovery shows an oviraptorid sitting on a persevered nest containing oviraptorid embryos
Published 03/31/21
An excellent new find from Mongolia seems to show an ankylosaur with serious digging ability
Published 03/24/21
Dinosaur of the day Ozraptor, plus a new troodontid from Spain and a gastrolith tells the story of dinosaur migration
Published 03/18/21
Shri devi was about the size of a Velociraptor, but with sickle claws nearly 50% longer
Published 03/10/21
Rebecca Slater AKA "Jiggy" joins us from Path of Titans to discuss the new MMO dinosaur survival game. Plus gemstones misidentified as gastroliths & a Utahraptor block update
Published 03/03/21
Teratophoneus, a recently discovered tyrannosaur from Utah. Plus a new rebbachisaurid sauropod & new museums planned in Africa
Published 02/25/21
Brontomerus had some of the largest thighs of all time. Plus a Bone Wars era sauropod got a new name based on its braincase & vertebrae
Published 02/17/21
A mamenchisaurid from China, a small titanosaur from France, and a turiasaur from Madagascar were all recently described
Published 02/10/21