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Big-nosed, Long-horned Dinosaur Discovered in Utah


July 17, 2013

artists version of the horned dinosaur A remarkable new species of horned dinosaur has been unearthed in Grand Staircase-Escalante National Monument, southern Utah. The huge plant-eater inhabited Laramidia, a landmass formed when a shallow sea flooded the central region of North America, isolating western and eastern portions for millions of years during the Late Cretaceous Period. Full Story

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