Monthly Archives: September 2011

More SMA Camarasaurus

Continuing from here, more of the Sauriermuseum‘s wonderful Camarasaurus “E.T.”. Below is a panorama image (*blush*) calculated from three pictures. Back when I took these I had a 35-135 mm zoom as the shortest lens for my camera. It produced … Continue reading

Posted in Camarasaurus, Dinopics, Dinosauria, Sauriermuseum Aathal, Sauropoda, Sauropodomorpha | 4 Comments

Mammal pic of the day 1: new mammal from Berlin

Here’s the reason for the blogging semi-hiatus: Lionel and his Mom are well! 🙂

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New mammal at fault: Slow blogging days ahead

Due to a new mammals from Berlin, Germany, blogging will be slow for the next few days. I have some Pic of the Day posts set up for your enjoyment. 🙂

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Dinopic of the day 5: Give me a hand, please

Today’s a busy day for me, so all you get is a Pic of the Day. At least it is of a dinosaur, and it goes well with yesterday’s post. I took this at the Sauiermuseum Aathal (sorry, German only … Continue reading

Posted in Camarasaurus, Dinopics, Dinosauria, Sauriermuseum Aathal, Sauropoda, Sauropodomorpha | 3 Comments

Another example that shows why I am not a friend of media and press people

After all the climategate nonsense we now have Atlasgate. Caused by the total absence of brain matter in a few people employed at Harper-Collins (see original post by Peter Sinclair at Climate Denial Crock of the Week). I’ll save you … Continue reading

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Places I’ve been, dinosaurs I’ve seen 1.2

Continuing from here, let me show you some more of the wonderful dinosaurs at AMNH. If you picture-google “AMNH dinosaur” you’ll get a lot of results showing Tyrannosaurus, Deinonychus, Triceratops, Anatotitan, and Apatosaurus. Other stuff is rarer, even the beautiful … Continue reading

Posted in AMNH, Camarasaurus, Hadrosauridae, Khaan, Maniraptora, Ornithischa, Oviraptorosauridae, Protoceratops, Sauropoda, Sauropodomorpha, Travels | 7 Comments

Dinopic of the day 4: Peanut

Lots of people regard all kind of extinct stuff as “dinosaurs”, especially marine reptiles and pterosaurs. Thus it should not come as a surprise that today even plant seeds are considered dinosaurs. Or are they?

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