Scott Sampson

Aug. 23, 2013

Rebooting Science Museums for the 21st Century

Science museums aren't just dioramas and dusty skeletons anymore.

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Aug. 02, 2013

Meet Nasutoceratops: Big-Nose Horned Face

Researchers dug up a new relative of Triceratops in the Utah desert. Its distinction? A huge nose.

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Strange Fish

Dr. Seuss's McElligot's Pool (1947) features some fantastic fish—ones with pinwheel-like tails, curly noses, long floppy ears, or Kangaroo pouches. The fictional fish do have some truly strange nonfictional cousins, among which are giant oarfish, barreleye fish, and sawfish.

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