How To Use Jurassic In A Sentence

  • The familiar frogs, toads, and salamanders have been present since at least the Jurassic Period.
  • Once the more resistant gently dipping rocks of the Cotswolds have been removed, the underlying softer beds are easily eroded, so the Jurassic escarpments to the east of the Vales of Evesham and Gloucester retreated through time.
  • Over 800+ cataloged specimens from seven species of dinosaur, including the type specimen of the first Jurassic ankylosaur Mymoorapelta, have been recovered from this bonebed. Cooperative Management of Paleontological Resources on Federal Lands in Mesa County, Colorado
  • More specifically, there are Triassic, Jurassic, Cretaceous, Eocene, and Miocene marine and Oligocene and Plio-Pleistocene nonmarine sedimentary rocks. Santa Monica Mountains (Bailey)
  • Does the open ending of "Jurassic Park" mean more dinomania to come? A 'Jurassic' Sequel? Maybe.
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  • The supposed stegosaurian track Deltapodus Whyte & Romano, 1994 (Middle Jurassic of England) is sauropod-like, elongate and plantigrade, but many blunt-toed, digitigrade, large ornithopod-like footprints (including pedal print cast associated with the manus of Stegopodus Lockley & Hunt, 1998) from the Upper Jurassic of Utah, better fit the stegosaurian foot pattern. Neoceratopsian publications for 2008
  • Post-Jurassic mammal-like reptile from the Palaeocene. Archive 2006-05-01
  • But one should not – and does not – find modern human fossils embedded in strata from the Jurassic period (144 million years ago). Waldo Jaquith - Supermajority of Republicans are creationists.
  • His ankylosaur print is the first such print of the species from the Jurassic Period and the largest print of any ankylosaur from the Age of the Dinosaurs. First Jurassic Ankylosaur track found
  • The Jurassic and Cretaceous together were the age of giant reptiles.
  • According to Tinka Resources Ltd., press release dated January 24, 2007, mapping and prospecting has outlined a 1,000 by 800 metre area hosted by granodiorite and quartz monzonite of the Coastal Batholith which intruded Jurassic and Cretaceous sediments and volcanic. Marketwire - Breaking News Releases
  • Some researchers have suggested that Archaeopteryx could in fact be the ancestor of a group of dinosaurs that includes velociraptors, made famous by Jurassic Park.
  • Birds arose from theropod dinosaurs at some point in the Jurassic, according to present knowledge.
  • First, Jurassic Park has all the problems of any amusement park-ride maintenance, queue control, transportation, food handling, living accommodations, trash disposal, security. Jurassic Park
  • The supposed stegosaurian track Deltapodus Whyte & Romano, 1994 (Middle Jurassic of England) is sauropod-like, elongate and plantigrade, but many blunt-toed, digitigrade, large ornithopod-like footprints (including pedal print cast associated with the manus of Stegopodus Lockley & Hunt, 1998) from the Upper Jurassic of Utah, better fit the stegosaurian foot pattern. Neoceratopsian publications for 2008
  • If I possessed this gentleman's ingenuity I might have whipped up a quick little prank like this in order to go viral on YouTube, however I just sat in the chair staring at the water waiting for a kind of pulsation like Jeff Goldblum in "Jurassic Park. The Water Ceiling Prank: Simple Yet Hilarious (VIDEO)
  • A thinner series of these rocks occurs on top of horsts of Jurassic rocks.
  • Allosaurus bones have been found in the quarry, suggesting the apatosaur was the main meal of the top predator of the late Jurassic not long before the plant-eaters bone, and a bit of skin, were covered up by mud. GJSentinel - Latest News Headlines
  • The supposed “mystery” here is that a 1993 paper by Labandeira and Sepkoski showed that “by the middle Jurassic the earliest commonly accepted date for the origin of Angiosperms 65% (low estimate) to 88% (high estimate) of all modern insect mouthpart classes were present”. Behe and bugs: Genesis of a Creationist canard? - The Panda's Thumb
  • A new pipoid anuran from the Late Jurassic Morrison Formation at Dinosaur National Monument, Utah. Irony raises it froggy head: Late-Jurassic frog fossils from Dinosaur National Monument
  • Only two clades of nonmammalian cynodont are known from the Lower Jurassic: tritylodontids and tritheledontids.
  • But the monotremes probably split away from this main line of evolution early on, in the late Jurassic or early Cretaceous.
  • In the Antarctic Peninsula, an early Jurassic gap in intrusive activity was followed by widespread mid-Jurassic silicic plutonism in eastern Graham Land.
  • Most of the show's highlights came from Dennis, particularly when he aped the walk of a vicious flesh-eating dinosaur from Jurassic Park.
  • And if you have to wait a while, enjoy the views across rolling National Trust downland to Lyme Bay on the Jurassic Coast. West Dorset's top 10 budget eats
  • It was a faithful likeness of the movie poster for Jurassic Park, with that distinctive script spelling out "When lizards ruled the earth", but instead of a Tyrannosaurus Rex, the marauder was a massive fanged gecko looking for something to devour. MORE FROM GINNY BATES: ALLIE
  • A little further afield is the beautiful Jurassic Coast. The Sun
  • A feature of especial interest is that, while the youngest Triassic ammonites are quite rare, the oldest Jurassic ammonites are extremely abundant, entering the succession in a veritable flood.
  • Jurassic Biostratigraphic Sequence in the Middle of Northern Tibet.
  • The younger granites form rugged hills of Jurassic age, and contain tinstone and columbite.
  • I've not seen such determined hunting in packs since the velociraptors in Jurassic Park.
  • Originally an archaean sea-bottom rock this stone lay submerged in the ocean until during the Jurassic Period, under the lateral pressure of a cooling earthcrust the table-lands and mountain-chains of Arizona rose from the seas. Tales of Aztlan; the Romance of a Hero of our Late Spanish-American War, Incidents of Interest from the Life of a western Pioneer and Other Tales
  • I'm taking the plunge and modifying my 3D stem Pterosaur I'm aiming for a generic early Jurassic pterosaur for use in a upcoming Traumador project... it is supposed to be non specific unless someone can point out a southern hemisphere 190ish mya pterosaur to have less wing to leg attachement on your advice. Life's Time Capsule: Questions about Pterosaurs #1
  • During the Cretaceous, however, an ocean basin existed in this area, either as a remnant ocean that had escaped Jurassic obduction or as a small Cretaceous pull-apart basin.
  • Both the Homolidae and the Homolodromiidae appear to have originated during the Jurassic in epicontinental Europe and had North Polar distributions early in their history.
  • Right now I'm chilling with Jurassic 5, and Tool primarily, but I've been dusting off my old Public Enemy platters.
  • The dominant features are the limestone formations of the middle and upper Triassic, the upper Jurassic and the upper Cretaceous, especially the so-called Durmitorean flysch. Durmitor National Park, Montenegro
  • One has to admire Hilary's ferocity, much like Muldoon in Jurassic Park really has to admire the escaped raptor's speed before it gobbles him as a pre-lunch amuse-bouche. Dragons' Den: Grace Dent's TV OD
  • This increase in disparity also corresponded to a phyletic radiation, as all the earliest Jurassic ammonites derived from scarce ammonites of rather homogeneous and medium-sized species.
  • I’m also mentioning the Pliocene rather than the Cretaceous or Jurassic or some relatively remote period, because the Pliocene is the period just before the standard Vostok 800 Kyr graphic. Pliocene #1: North Greenland « Climate Audit
  • In contrast, dinosaur fossils have been traced in Triassic, Jurassic and Cretaceous periods.
  • The Late Devonian - Middle Jurassic depositional systems in Fujian Province arereconstructed in the paper.
  • Thermal sag of this rift permitted accumulation of thick Triassic-Jurassic sandstone sequences.
  • The steep contacts and elongate outcrops of the Upper Jurassic and Lower Cretaceous complexes do not, therefore, rule out gently dipping, tabular form per se.
  • I have seen small children in Jurassic Park (which scared me and I was in high school - c'mon, it was scary the first time!) and dozens of other child-inappropriate movies like the Passion of the Christ (come ON, Jesus ends up practially FLAYED, your kid does not need to see that, I don't care how holy you think it is!) Mommas, Don't Let You Children Go Out To See Watchmen
  • The clasts of the Jurassic strata, particularly the stromatolite-bearing, cherty limestone and purple quartzite, can be correlated with those in the footwall of the fault.
  • The Arctic Region became landlocked in Jurassic times largely as a result of North Sea doming.
  • My previous repost was made to give the background on a recent discovery of Jurassic ceratosaur, Limusaurus inextricabilis, and what it tells us about digit evolution. The Panda's Thumb: Transitional Fossils Archives
  • The footprints are from 175 million years ago - about ten million years more recently than Ike's fossil, by which time the Jurassic seas over Yorkshire had given way to a low-lying flood plain.
  • These crucial means of breeding prevailed throughout the Jurassic and Cretaceous times.
  • The new age for the Botany Bay Group provides an important tie point for Jurassic floras in the Southern Hemisphere that will allow a more robust biostratigraphy to be constructed.
  • The Mesozoic era lasted from about 251 to 66 million years ago and includes the Triassic, Jurassic, and Cretaceous periods.
  • There is something Jurassic about the place, with layers of rainforest lining the mainland and shrouds of limestone precipices piercing low lying clouds, you can't help but feel as though time has been rewound by thousands of years. Maria Russo: The Seductive Serenity of Krabi, Thailand
  • In the interior basin, the Jurassic-Cretaceous boundary marks a disconformity.
  • At least for some simple viruses we're already at the Jurassic Park stage; if the genetic code of a virus is available, it can always be rebuilt. Three Ways to Drive an Animal to Extinction - Boing Boing
  • After Jurassic Park, the monster looked so slow and ponderous it was pretty funny.
  • If you look to your left," said the voice, "you will see the dome of the Jurassic Park aviary, which is not yet finished for visitors. Jurassic Park
  • Marine crocs were abundant during the Jurassic period some 200 million to 145 million years ago.
  • Areas of lower elevation largely consist of post Carboniferous sediments overlying a basement of Cambrian rocks, with significant intrusions of Jurassic dolerite. Tasmanian temperate forests
  • To the south and east this is replaced by Jurassic calcareous and micaceous siltstones and sandstones. Dong Phayayan Khao-Yai Forest Complex, Thailand
  • However, no coprolites from the Jurassic were found with recognizable plant tissue fragments, nor were there any with only partial reticulations, which correlates with the relatively poor preservation of the plants from this site.
  • And not just like "Jurassic Park," although Steven Spielberg is co-executive producing the Fox show, which features dinos, father-son conflicts and a soupçon of preachiness. Slashers, Clippers and a Ghost
  • Based on the close relationship of thrips to the lophioneurid psocopteroids, it is likely that the Triassic and Jurassic thrips were saprophagous, just as the psocopterans and merothripids are today.
  • There were many kinds of ornithischian dinosaurs, dating back to the early Jurassic.
  • The Great Glen and the Helmsdale faults, along which the Jurassic outliers of Eathie and Helmsdale, respectively, are found, show a complex history of movements.
  • ~ Studies of ancient supercontinent don't match up -- "For a quarter-century or more, the prevailing view among geoscientistssupported by paleomagnetic records in rockhas been that the portion of the ancient supercontinent of Pangea that is now the Colorado Plateau in southern Utah shifted more than 1,300 miles north during a 100-million-year span that ended about 200 million years ago in the early Jurassic Period, when Pangea began to break up. Speedlinking 11/26/07
  • A series of new findings are now available, which permit the general Jurassic stratigraphy of Jabal Akhdar to be significantly refined.
  • If so then my boyfriend has some explaining to do this weekend about all those Jurassic Park toys he's constantly playing with, and so does my brother who hilariously enough went off to college last year with his Buzz and Woody in tow and yes, they are the originals from the first movie. Toy Story 3 Trailer #2: So Many Toys! | /Film
  • I could imagine them as Jurassic dinosaurs and me really being scared.
  • A mere explanation that a pterodactyl was a kind of flying reptile belonging to the Jurassic and Cretaceous periods was insufficient. DEVELOPMENT A NOVEL BY W. BRYHER WITH A PREFACE BY AMY LOWELL
  • The foothills of the Pyrenees are composed of sedimentary Jurassic and Cretaceous limestones which favour the creation of natural cave systems.
  • The Stegosaurs are a distinctive component of the Jurassic megafauna.
  • A dramatic period of igneous activity followed the deposition of these sediments in the Jurassic, with the injection of massive amounts of dolerite into the Parmeener Supergroup. Tasmanian Wilderness, Australia
  • The area is characterized by a series of low-relief Jurassic horsts and graben.
  • Modern, skeleton-breaking predators, particularly teleosts, neoselachian sharks and rays, and decapod crustaceans, began to diversify in nearshore environments during the Jurassic Period.
  • As such, they have been found fossilized in Jurassic and Cretaceous deposits, and have been used to reconstruct paleoclimates.
  • I have seen small children in Jurassic Park (which scared me and I was in high school - c'mon, it was scary the first time!) and dozens of other child-inappropriate movies like the Passion of the Christ (come ON, Jesus ends up practially FLAYED, your kid does not need to see that, I don't care how holy you think it is!) Mommas, Don't Let You Children Go Out To See Watchmen
  • Between the Carboniferous pelycosaurs and the first Jurassic mammals, the jaw articulation changed.
  • Impressions of the wing patagium of the Late Jurassic pterosaur Sordes pilosus clearly show the membrane connected to the hindlimb all the way to ankle and a well developed cruropatagium stretched between the hindlimbs.
  • Zhao X-Jin (1993) A new carnosaur (Dinosauria, Theropoda) from the Jurassic of Xinjiang, People's Repulic of China. PLoS ONE Alerts: New Articles
  • Argonauta shares other characteristics with some Jurassic and Cretaceous ammonites, namely multicuspid rachidial tooth on the radula.
  • Other female scientist characters who escape being mere sex objects in lab coat are Jodie Foster's Ellie Arroway in Contact, and Laura Dern's paleobotanist Ellie Sattler in Jurassic Park. Archive 2007-01-01
  • A thinner series of these rocks occurs on top of horsts of Jurassic rocks.
  • For that matter, extant birds are quite different from Jurassic and Cretaceous birds.
  • That's the warning presented at the top of each installment of "Jurassic Fight Club," and a hat must be tipped toward the producers for coming up with a title guaranteed to grab attention. Premium Hollywood - Entertainment blog, Hollywood blog, movie blog, TV blog
  • At the base of the erosional hollow, an inlier of Jurassic rocks crops out below the late Cimmerian unconformity.
  • An introductory slide show, which has the flickering feel of an antique Kinetoscope, welcomes the visitor with an authoritative museological voice, intoning that the place "is an educational institution dedicated to the advancement of knowledge and the public appreciation of the Lower Jurassic. NYT > Home Page
  • The area is characterized by a series of low-relief Jurassic horsts and graben.
  • Jurassic 5 are tagged as being hiphop revivalists, recalling the party era of rap.
  • Although such ammonites are known in the English Jurassic, it clearly does not apply to these Lower Lias ammonites from Dorset which are largely devoid of epifauna.
  • Attempting to provide a purely terrestrial explanation for the central uplift, 1 have suggested that it could have been caused by reactive diapirism of the Lower Jurassic succession beneath an extending Cretaceous cover.
  • Zealand Berardius easily beats the ichthyosaurus; our sperm whale is more than a match for any Jurassic European deinosaur; our rorqual, one hundred feet long, just equals the dimensions of the gigantic American Falling in Love With Other Essays on More Exact Branches of Science
  • Human may define a geological period in the way dinosaurs -- and their vanishing act -- helped mark the Jurassic.
  • The Triassic ammonoids represent the phylogenetic bridge between Paleozoic and Jurassic ammonoids.
  • The Late Jurassic palaeogeography of the northern Antarctic Peninsula region has been the focus of a series of studies in the last two decades.
  • The Boreal province persisted from the Jurassic but was less marked, the Tethyan province was well populated with characteristic benthos.
  • I'm a big fan of thundering, loud soundtracks on action movies, and Jurassic Park III doesn't disappoint.
  • Chancery Lane (+44 (0)1308 426876, thestabledorset.co.uk)On a seafront esplanade below West Weares cliff, this curious boat-shaped cafe was custom-built to replace a run-down public toilet (there are still ladies and gents at either end) but don't let that put you off – the view of Chesil beach from Quiddles' rooftop sun terrace is one of the best on the Jurassic coast. West Dorset's top 10 budget eats
  • Overlying the Jurassic succession, a thin sequence of basal Cretaceous strata including the Greensand is characterized by radial outward dips.
  • It is pointed out that the coal-bearing formation in transgressing sequences is favorable environment for hydrocarbon generation in Jurassic coal measure source rocks in Yanqi basin.
  • If you've ever watched the movie or read the novel Jurassic Park, then no doubt you've had at least one nightmare of being attacked by a Velociraptor.
  • The Jurassic or first part of the reptilian time shades insensibly into the second part, called the Cretaceous, which immediately follows it. Young Folks' Library, Volume XI (of 20) Wonders of Earth, Sea and Sky
  • Among the Middle Jurassic ammonites, they may be one of the more polymorphic groups: a feature which has made them a particularly useful subject for quantitative and biostatistical approaches.
  • Other highlights will include the awesome Velociraptor - made infamous by the film Jurassic Park, one of the world's oldest stegosaurs, and a child-sized, parrot-beaked dinosaur.
  • Between Staithes to the north of Whitby and Ravenscar to the south, the rock that makes up the coast is soft shale and mudstone laid down during the lower Jurassic, about 200 million years ago.
  • It is even seen in a group of therapsids (ancestors of mammals), the tritylodonts, which lived during the Jurassic.
  • This is the first and only ankylosaur footprint ever found in the Jurassic — anywhere in the world. Archive 2008-05-01
  • The granitic rock the tuff is lying on is a Jurassic quartz monzonite, 157 Ma, which hosts the silver veins of the Austin or Reese River mining district. Geology on the Road: Highway 50 #2
  • In the Odeon cinema in Leicester square, children were enjoying a Jurassic park triple bill, willing the velociraptors to appear but terrified when they did.
  • Mostly tiny plants called diatoms, but quite possibly a few Barney-like creatures went into the mix, like Stegosaurus, Brontosaurus and other giant reptiles that shared the Jurassic period with all those diatoms. Barbara Ehrenreich: Liposuction: The Key to Energy Independence
  • However, a true concordant relation between the uppermost Jurassic and the lowest Cretaceous sequences is in principle only found locally, and is restricted to the deepest parts of the basin.
  • The Kimmeridge Clay Formation is an Upper Jurassic mudrock, deposited within a shallow marine environment, that crops out in a narrow strip from Dorset in the south-west to Yorkshire in the north-east. Archive 2006-12-01
  • Predatory dinosaurs of the Jurassic included fearsome carnosaurs such as Allosaurus, small, fast coelurosaurs, and ceratosaurs such as Dilophosaurus.
  • This is a Jurassic ceratosaur, so it says that this is from the Jurassic (~2348 BC). reddit.com: what's new online!
  • The prevalence of Late Jurassic subduction-related igneous rocks indicates that arc formation and accretion orogeny were the most important processes during the evolution of this part of the Internal Hellenides.
  • Most of the effects in Jurassic Park still hold up today the brontosaur? Joe Johnston’s Captain America Sounds Rather Angst-Ridden; Director Suggests New Jurassic Park Trilogy | /Film
  • Jurassic rock, and repose on the much more recent Flysch. The Birth-Time of the World and Other Scientific Essays
  • The main rocks types of the late Jurassic volcanic rocks in Genhe terrain, Daxinganlin are volcanic lava and volcanic rubbishy rocks.
  • The Homolidae first appeared during the Jurassic, and by the Cretaceous was well established in oceanic and epicontinental regions.
  • The reasons for the extreme rarity of ornithischians in the Lower Jurassic of China are unclear at present.
  • Instead of doing the book justice, we get almost no graphically violent gorilla scenes, and actors in gorilla suits pale in comparison to CGI effects in other movies like “Jurassic Park.” Top 10 Unintentional Comedies of the 90s » Scene-Stealers
  • In any case, Late Mesozoic climates were so mild and equable that even the earliest Jurassic birds were probably fully capable of relatively precise behavioral thermoregulation.
  • The Jurassic and Cretaceous together were the age of giant reptiles.
  • As such, they have been found fossilized in Jurassic and Cretaceous deposits, and have been used to reconstruct paleoclimates.
  • Though I do not share Jack's Jurassic views on various social issues, and I joke that the crisp $20 bills he bandies about are still being plucked from a brown paper bag dumped on his lawn in the dead of night by Richard Nixon's operatives in 1972, I do share some of his views about sneakers. The Fashion Crimes of the Sneaker Set
  • Two possibilities unrelated to Triassic-Jurassic subaerial exposure are: oxidation of a pyritized surface by modern oxidizing ground waters; or the occurrence of a ferromanganese oxide crust.
  • The ultramafic rocks are probably Jurassic or Cretaceous in age, and constitute a spoon-shaped lopolith with a dunite feeder plug at the east end.
  • Visit Palm Desert's "The Living Desert" time many people heard the word raptor was when they were watching the movie "Jurassic Park," but raptors are very much alive in our world today. WN.com - Articles related to 'Sleeping Beauty' kicks off Pittsburgh Ballet Theatre's 40th season
  • Allosaurus, predecessor to the Tyrannosaurus Rex and the dominant ‘carnosaur’ - carnivorous dinosaur - of the mid-Jurassic age, has been well known to palaeontologists for decades.
  • Crichton has made a career out of writing techno-thrillers - The Andromeda Strain, Jurassic Park, Airframe, Sphere.
  • When I saw Jurassic Park I was actually perched on forementioned edge. More Wackness: Mandy Lane Gets Dumped? | /Film
  • Hip-hop's barbershop quartet, Jurassic Five, returns with Power in Numbers two years after their decent full-length debut, Quality Control.
  • As for the "spiral petrifactions termed _cornu ammonis_," of which the Jurassic Alps are full, they were not nautili, he said; they could be nothing else than reptiles; seeing that reptiles take almost always the form of a spiral when not in motion; and it was surely more likely, that when petrified they should still retain the spiral disposition, than that "the Indian Ocean should have long ago overflowed the mountains of Europe. The Testimony of the Rocks or, Geology in Its Bearings on the Two Theologies, Natural and Revealed
  • Hallam plotted the number of European Jurassic bivalve species against their estimated stratigraphic range without distinguishing between endemics and cosmopolitans.
  • Reactive diapirism in Lower Jurassic shales may have contributed to the formation of a central uplift at base Cretaceous level.
  • They did the fanfare from the LA Olympics, and some Harry Potter, and a very odd selection from Jurassic Park 2, and the main theme from Raiders, and they did Superman. John Williams, musical genius
  • When the tests for dimorphism are now applied to these adults, it is clear that they are in fact dimorphic in just the same manner as other Jurassic ammonites.
  • The eight-feet-long skull of the swimming reptile, known as a pliosaur, was found on Britain's Jurassic Coast after storms brought down limestone cliffs. Telegraph.co.uk: news business sport the Daily Telegraph newspaper Sunday Telegraph
  • the Palaeozoic Urals were eroded down to a peneplain by the end of Jurassic time, with platform sediments covering most of the orogen.
  • I remember the great moviegoing experiences (my dad taking me to a jampacked advance-night screening of Jurassic Park ... best moviegoing experience of my life) more than the bad ones (my dad taking me to see an afternoon matinee of Airheads that had me feeling guilty that it turned out to be such a stinker). Scott Mendelson: 2010 Is the Worst Year for Movies Ever, Just Like Every Year Before It
  • Nor were these the only marine groups who left Jurassic microfossils.
  • Thus the proto-Thames once rose in the West Midlands and carried Welsh volcanic clasts southeastwards across the Middle Jurassic outcrops into the present west-east-striking valley in south Oxfordshire.
  • The supposed stegosaurian track Deltapodus Whyte & Romano, 1994 (Middle Jurassic of England) is sauropod-like, elongate and plantigrade, but many blunt-toed, digitigrade, large ornithopod-like footprints (including pedal print cast associated with the manus of Stegopodus Lockley & Hunt, 1998) from the Upper Jurassic of Utah, better fit the stegosaurian foot pattern. Neoceratopsian publications for 2008
  • The well Guan9, an exploratory well drilled in 2004, has obtained industrial oil flow with light hydrocarbons in the low Shaximiao formation of Jurassic in Southeast Sichuan Basin.
  • Maturation studies, based on geochemical analysis, demonstrate that gas-generative maturity is largely dependent on Jurassic burial.
  • Long before Jurassic Park, cryptozoologist Ivan T. Sanderson had his own vision of a world where dinosaurs and other fossil saurians came back to battle with mankind. Archive 2009-03-01
  • A new study of the finlike plates that lined the backs of the Jurassic-period plant-eaters known as stegosaurs suggests that the plates served a rather simple purpose: dinosaur I.D.
  • On Catalyst you can also meet the amazing Tuatara from New Zealand who is not a lizard and who goes back to the Jurassic and meet stingers, the box jellyfish we talked about on the Science Show in January.
  • The reduction in thickness of the Middle jurassic units in the northern flank of Jabal Akhdar is mainly due to a top truncation.
  • Cycads throve so spectacularly in the Jurassic, comprising perhaps 20 percent of the flora on the face of the earth, that another name for the era is the Age of Cycads. Birdology
  • Overlying the Jurassic succession, a thin sequence of basal Cretaceous strata including the Greensand is characterized by radial outward dips.
  • Maturation studies, based on geochemical analysis, demonstrate that gas-generative maturity is largely dependent on Jurassic burial.
  • Quite possibly, this simple anatomical change was ultimately responsible for the worldwide relative decline of the sauropods and the extinction of the prosauropods by the Late Jurassic.
  • Instead, what is now the Lombardy region and some parts of Switzerland must have been a single land mass by the Jurassic period.
  • This developed trail leads the public though a Jurassic-age river channel that has produced a high abundance of dinosaur material, including a partial skeleton of the small ornithopod Othnielosaurus. Cooperative Management of Paleontological Resources on Federal Lands in Mesa County, Colorado
  • Iran regime 'weaker than people think': Netanyahu time many people heard the word raptor was when they were watching the movie "Jurassic Park," but raptors are very much alive in our world Getting away can be so close Waterton Canyon's trails are a paradise for bikers, hikers, trail runners and horseback riders. WN.com - Articles related to Disability 101: Disability Organizations – Who They Are and What They Do
  • The purpose of sleep remains one of the greatest unsolved mysteries in time many people heard the word raptor was when they were watching the movie "Jurassic Park," but raptors are very much alive in our world today. WN.com - Articles related to Being fat ups risk, consequences of sleep-disordered breathing
  • Near site 8, late Jurassic limestone and dolomite are shown in white.
  • Today's bullies of the Serengeti plains, lions and spotted hyenas, were paralleled by tyrannosaurs in Jurassic and Cretaceous ecosystems.
  • As with the example from Jurassic Park, the camera movement in this long take creates a structural relation between on-screen and off-screen space.
  • Well-represented dentitions and skulls are also known for some of the earliest and most primitive multituberculates, from the Late Jurassic of Portugal.
  • The Jurassic Mytilus furcatus Münster has finely nodose, moderately divaricating costae over the whole shell.
  • The Cambrian rifting event defined the outline shape of the southern part of Gondwana, and can be regarded as the initiation of the supercontinent stage, which lasted until Jurassic break-up.
  • We were also working on the Mirischia project, the Leedsichthys dig at Whittlesey (Leedsichthys was a giant Jurassic filter-feeding fish, equivalent in size to a small whale), the palaeopathology project, and other stuff. ‘Angloposeidon’, the unreported story, part III
  • We zoom into the Jurassic and witness the super continent of Pangea split in two.
  • During the Late Jurassic, 160 million to 140 million years ago, the first birds evolved from small coelurosaur dinosaurs. 1. MajorityRights.com (main blog)
  • The early Cretaceous is characterized by relative quiescence and thermal subsidence following late Jurassic rifting.
  • None of the Triassic superfamilies of ammonites lived on into the Jurassic, but three new superfamilies appeared in the Early Jurassic.
  • Spielberg was in shorts and Jurassic Park baseball cap as he chatted with Rupert Murdoch in a Savile Row tailor-made.
  • More in the debate over the Jurassic / Cretaceous erratum that was a recent headline.
  • Mapping and prospecting on the property has outlined a 1,000 by 800 metre area hosted by granodiorite and quartz monzonite of the Coastal Batholith which intruded Jurassic and Cretaceous sediments and volcanic. The Earth Times Online Newspaper
  • Maturation studies, based on geochemical analysis, demonstrate that gas-generative maturity is largely dependent on Jurassic burial.
  • They contain some quartzite and quartz clasts and only a little debris derived from local Jurassic rocks.
  • Geologically, the ecoregion overlies a mixture of Precambrian basement rocks, and a number of post-Jurassic sedimentary basins. East Sudanian savanna
  • Other herbivorous dinosaurs of the Jurassic included the plated stegosaurs.
  • The collision was followed by rifting of the Cimmerian suture during Early Jurassic time to form a new oceanic basin between the Taurides-Anatolides and Eurasia.
  • There was a topographic break in the northeast edge of Junggar basin during Jurassic Period.
  • There is some disagreement about stratigraphic nomenclature and correlations between the Boreal and Tethyan faunal realms across the Jurassic-Cretaceous boundary.
  • The sea eagle - a fearsome hunter with an eight-foot wingspan - is to return to time many people heard the word raptor was when they were watching the movie "Jurassic Park," but raptors are very much alive in our world Some of Scotland's rarest birds are being displaced by wind turbine developments, a study has suggested. WN.com - Articles related to African Mobile Market Still Ripe for Foreign Investment
  • Until the pressure gets to be a bit much, and top-level ADM execs want to know why production of an enzyme called lysine (yes, the same one from Jurassic Park) is on the fritz. Stories from The Sun
  • Currently, the precise relationship between ammonite zones in the Boreal Province and Late Jurassic radiometrically calibrated sea-floor magnetic reversal history has not been established.
  • On either side the cliffs rose higher, and the walls of Jurassic rock, above the brashy steeps, more towering, precipitous, and fantastic. Wanderings by southern waters, eastern Aquitaine
  • The mountain, Jebel Ichkeul, is composed of Triassic and Jurassic metamorphosed limestones with fossiliferous pseudo-dolomitic marbles exposed in quarries on its south-western slopes. Ichkeul National Park, Tunisia
  • At ‘Jurassic Park III,’ I got a running commentary from a trio of junior-high clods, one of whom proceeded to spill his drink on my shirt.
  • Beneath a thin veneer of Pleistocene sediments, it encountered a thick sequence of Cenozoic and Jurassic strata separated by major unconformities.
  • Dr. Alan Grant (Sam Neill, reprising his role from the first film) swore that he'd never set foot near the islands housing the dinosaurs from the original Jurassic Park.
  • Giant Lufeng Long Shuyuan the sauropod dinosaur, is earlier than the Jurassic Period time has existed.
  • An alternate view, that ceratopsians and pachycephalosaurs diverged from ornithopod dinosaurs in the Late Jurassic, is more consistent with the preserved biostratigraphic evidence.
  • There, Early to Middle Jurassic marine black shales and carbonate rocks of Pampa de Agnia and Tepuel are interbedded with andesite lava flows and pyroclastic rocks, and silicic volcanic rocks coeval with Gondwana breakup.
  • The familiar frogs, toads, and salamanders have been present since at least the Jurassic Period.
  • Upper Jurassic Fossil Bluff Group rocks are intruded by coeval, minor alkaline basaltic rocks.

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