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Dragon Bone Hill is found on the East Coast oh China. Fossils from as many as Forty Homo Erectus were found there in 1927. They were estimated to date back about 400,000 yrs. Unfortunately, the bones are now lost. Just before the second World War, they were hidden away for keep saking. Then, they were packed up to be sent to the US. Despite searching, they've never been found.

Dragon Bone Hill is found on the East Coast oh China. Fossils from as many as Forty Homo Erectus were found there in 1927. They were estimated to date back about 400,000 yrs. Unfortunately, the bones are now lost. Just before the second World War, they were hidden away for keep saking. Then, they were packed up to be sent to the US. Despite searching, they've never been found.

Despite much deliberating over the level of tattoo clicheness, I can never help but come back to this. It just might happen....

Dragons vs Wyverns: The Question of Smaug

Tolkien's original drawing of Smaug. Need to add the quote "Never laugh at live dragons, Bilbo you fool!

So this happened...

Best part of The Hobbit

Thorin, didn't your dad ever tell you to speak politely to an enraged dragon?

Teeth of a crabeater seal

“The bizarre teeth of the crab-eater seal(Lobodon carcinophaga). They don’t actually eat crabs, but krill. Their teeth have evolved specifically for this diet and filter the water for their tiny crustacean prey.

The skull of a Giganotosaurus.

Bankrolling A Dinosaur Dig And Unearthing A Giant: The Giganotosaurus

Don Lessem was the dinosaur adviser for the first Jurassic Park, a job he says sounds more impressive than it was. His real big-dinosaur break happened years later, thanks to a blurry photo of a bone.

One-third of fish caught in the English Channel have plastic contamination, study shows.  Fish were found to contain small pieces of plastic known as 'microbeads', in a study of 10 species.    So put your plastic in recycling

One-third of fish caught in Channel have plastic contamination, study shows

Oily fish, such as the mackerel, contain fatty acids, a type of polyunsaturated fat which can help to reduce total blood cholesterol. We like to serve it as Mackerel pâté with apple chutney on toast!

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Dinosaurs gradually shrank into agile flying birds over 50 mn years, says study

Mors ultima linea rerum (Death, the final boundary of things), Unknown artist, copperplate print, c.1570  The title is from Horace and the quotation at the base translates as: "You flourish in wealth and boast of the society of the great and powerful; you rejoice in the beauty of the body and the honours which men pay to you. Consider yourself, that you are mortal, that you are earth, and into the earth you shall go." It is attributed to Saint Prosper of Aquitaine (c.390–c.455).

Flemish, c. Mors ultima linea rerum Translation of the Latin: Mors sceptra ligonibus aequat “Death makes sceptres and hoes equal.” Mors vltima linea rerum “Death, the final boundary of.

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