Don't worry, Ian. I'm not making the same mistakes again! est 2016.
 
HomeMainframeCalendarJurassic Mainframe NewsFAQSearchMemberlistUsergroupsRegisterLog inJurassic-Pedia

Share | 
 

 General Paleo Discussion

View previous topic View next topic Go down 
AuthorMessage
Rhedosaurus
Veteran
Veteran
avatar

Posts : 3172
Points : 3824
Reputation : 36
Join date : 2016-06-08
Age : 29
Location : Armada, Michigan

PostSubject: General Paleo Discussion   Sun Aug 21, 2016 11:51 am

Kind of surprised this this hasn't been revived yet. So I did it myself.

A lightning bolt shaped like a T. rex looks like it's going to bite out a lot of rock in Blue Mesa, Arizona.
Back to top Go down
View user profile
Rhedosaurus
Veteran
Veteran
avatar

Posts : 3172
Points : 3824
Reputation : 36
Join date : 2016-06-08
Age : 29
Location : Armada, Michigan

PostSubject: Re: General Paleo Discussion   Wed Aug 24, 2016 5:48 pm

Back to top Go down
View user profile
Rhedosaurus
Veteran
Veteran
avatar

Posts : 3172
Points : 3824
Reputation : 36
Join date : 2016-06-08
Age : 29
Location : Armada, Michigan

PostSubject: Re: General Paleo Discussion   Sat Sep 10, 2016 1:10 pm

Back to top Go down
View user profile
Rhedosaurus
Veteran
Veteran
avatar

Posts : 3172
Points : 3824
Reputation : 36
Join date : 2016-06-08
Age : 29
Location : Armada, Michigan

PostSubject: Re: General Paleo Discussion   Sun Nov 13, 2016 10:13 am

Back to top Go down
View user profile
Rhedosaurus
Veteran
Veteran
avatar

Posts : 3172
Points : 3824
Reputation : 36
Join date : 2016-06-08
Age : 29
Location : Armada, Michigan

PostSubject: Re: General Paleo Discussion   Mon Dec 05, 2016 5:52 pm

Back to top Go down
View user profile
Rhedosaurus
Veteran
Veteran
avatar

Posts : 3172
Points : 3824
Reputation : 36
Join date : 2016-06-08
Age : 29
Location : Armada, Michigan

PostSubject: Re: General Paleo Discussion   Wed Mar 01, 2017 5:08 pm

Hatcher, the Smithsonian Museum's iconic Triceratops, will be 'fed' to a T. rex, which I'm pretty sure is the Wankel Rex/MOR-555.

For those who don't know, the Triceratops is named after John Bell Hatcher, who found 50 Triceratops skulls and found the first remains of Torosaurus.
Back to top Go down
View user profile
Rhedosaurus
Veteran
Veteran
avatar

Posts : 3172
Points : 3824
Reputation : 36
Join date : 2016-06-08
Age : 29
Location : Armada, Michigan

PostSubject: Re: General Paleo Discussion   Thu Mar 09, 2017 8:52 pm

Back to top Go down
View user profile
BarrytheOnyx
Veteran
Veteran
avatar

Posts : 949
Points : 1538
Reputation : 32
Join date : 2016-06-17
Age : 25
Location : Stratford Upon Avon, England

PostSubject: Re: General Paleo Discussion   Fri Mar 10, 2017 6:02 am

Interesting read; I'm sure many scientists want feathered T. rex to take more prominence in the pop culture landscape. As far as feather distributions go, I don't think T. rex was as feathered as the Dromeosaurids, and we know that based on the sparse fossil skin impressions we found, originating from the animals belly, it was still partially scaled in certain areas such as the feet and jaws. After all, birds still have scaly feet, and beaks that aren't feathered in order to interact with the world or with their prey.
Back to top Go down
View user profile
Rhedosaurus
Veteran
Veteran
avatar

Posts : 3172
Points : 3824
Reputation : 36
Join date : 2016-06-08
Age : 29
Location : Armada, Michigan

PostSubject: Re: General Paleo Discussion   Fri Mar 10, 2017 7:10 am

@BarrytheOnyx wrote:
Interesting read; I'm sure many scientists want feathered T. rex to take more prominence in the pop culture landscape. As far as feather distributions go, I don't think T. rex was as feathered as the Dromeosaurids, and we know that based on the sparse fossil skin impressions we found, originating from the animals belly, it was still partially scaled in certain areas such as the feet and jaws. After all, birds still have scaly feet, and beaks that aren't feathered in order to interact with the world or with their prey.

Basically this. I'm not against how some are advocating for feathered theropods, but I don't like how many are rushing it to the point where they are somewhat shoving it down our throats, a la Mark Whitton. What people keep forgetting is that it takes time for change to occur. Robert Bakker didn't try to shove his views down people's throats. And his view were widely accepted because of that.

And this is from somebody who loves that new feathered T. rex toy that Wild Safari put out.
Back to top Go down
View user profile
Rhedosaurus
Veteran
Veteran
avatar

Posts : 3172
Points : 3824
Reputation : 36
Join date : 2016-06-08
Age : 29
Location : Armada, Michigan

PostSubject: Re: General Paleo Discussion   Fri Mar 17, 2017 7:41 pm

T. rex has become one of the new Monopoly pieces.

Back to top Go down
View user profile
Rhedosaurus
Veteran
Veteran
avatar

Posts : 3172
Points : 3824
Reputation : 36
Join date : 2016-06-08
Age : 29
Location : Armada, Michigan

PostSubject: Re: General Paleo Discussion   Mon Apr 17, 2017 6:17 pm

Back to top Go down
View user profile
Rhedosaurus
Veteran
Veteran
avatar

Posts : 3172
Points : 3824
Reputation : 36
Join date : 2016-06-08
Age : 29
Location : Armada, Michigan

PostSubject: Re: General Paleo Discussion   Wed May 17, 2017 11:25 pm

Back to top Go down
View user profile
Tyrant Lizard
Veteran
Veteran
avatar

Posts : 534
Points : 1114
Reputation : 37
Join date : 2016-06-07
Age : 28
Location : Vancouver, Canada

PostSubject: Re: General Paleo Discussion   Sun Jun 18, 2017 7:16 pm

First ever tyrannosaur skull found in British Columbia

Relevant to me because it's where I live.
Back to top Go down
View user profile
Rhedosaurus
Veteran
Veteran
avatar

Posts : 3172
Points : 3824
Reputation : 36
Join date : 2016-06-08
Age : 29
Location : Armada, Michigan

PostSubject: Re: General Paleo Discussion   Sun Jun 18, 2017 7:37 pm

@Tyrant Lizard wrote:
First ever tyrannosaur skull found in British Columbia

Relevant to me because it's where I live.

Given how tyranosaur fossils have been found in Canada before and how a tyrannosaur, Nanuqsaurus, was found in Alaska, I'm surprised that it took as long as it did before a tyrannosaur skull was found in British Columbia.
Back to top Go down
View user profile
Rhedosaurus
Veteran
Veteran
avatar

Posts : 3172
Points : 3824
Reputation : 36
Join date : 2016-06-08
Age : 29
Location : Armada, Michigan

PostSubject: Re: General Paleo Discussion   Wed Jun 28, 2017 7:04 pm

The Smithsonian wrote a good article about Dueling Dinosaurs 2.0.t-he one with the Nanotyrannus skeleton.

The least the one guy could do is let paleontologists study it for a certain amount of time like the owner of Willow the Thescelosaurus did.
Back to top Go down
View user profile
Rhedosaurus
Veteran
Veteran
avatar

Posts : 3172
Points : 3824
Reputation : 36
Join date : 2016-06-08
Age : 29
Location : Armada, Michigan

PostSubject: Re: General Paleo Discussion   Tue Sep 26, 2017 2:55 pm

Back to top Go down
View user profile
jericho
Embryo
Embryo


Posts : 23
Points : 129
Reputation : 0
Join date : 2017-08-22

PostSubject: Re: General Paleo Discussion   Fri Sep 29, 2017 7:15 am

Do we know if there was,
references to a Tyrannosaurus Rex, before they found the silly looking mutant version, with the little arms?
What do you guys know about old dinosaur research, and, credo?
Back to top Go down
View user profile
Rhedosaurus
Veteran
Veteran
avatar

Posts : 3172
Points : 3824
Reputation : 36
Join date : 2016-06-08
Age : 29
Location : Armada, Michigan

PostSubject: Re: General Paleo Discussion   Sat Sep 30, 2017 8:36 pm

@jericho wrote:
Do we know if there was,
references to a Tyrannosaurus Rex, before they found the silly looking mutant version, with the little arms?
What do you guys know about old dinosaur research, and, credo?


There was no 'mutant version'. The arms of tyrannosaurids got smaller as the killing power was more focused on those powerful jaws.
Back to top Go down
View user profile
Sponsored content




PostSubject: Re: General Paleo Discussion   

Back to top Go down
 
General Paleo Discussion
View previous topic View next topic Back to top 
Page 1 of 1
 Similar topics
-
» General Glee Discussion Thread--Part 6
» General Glee Discussion Thread--Part 4
» General Glee Discussion Thread--Part 1
» General Glee Discussion Thread--Part 3
» General Glee Discussion Thread-Part 2

Permissions in this forum:You cannot reply to topics in this forum
Jurassic Mainframe Forums :: The Innovation Center :: The Bonebeds-
Jump to: