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Rare Dinosaur Find: Abandoned Nests With Eggshells

Science & Tech  (tags: archaeology, discovery, interesting, research, study, dinosaurs, meat-eating, nest, eggshells, Portugal )

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Huge meat-eating dinosaurs that stalked a vast floodplain some 150 million years ago in what is now Portugal left behind traces of their progeny: eggshells.

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Sheila D (194)
Sunday August 4, 2013, 11:20 pm
Interesting. Noted and thank you.

Gloria picchetti (304)
Monday August 5, 2013, 4:36 am
It's a great find.

Aileen P (40)
Monday August 5, 2013, 5:01 am
Interesting. Noted. Thank you.

Malgorzata Z (200)
Monday August 5, 2013, 5:15 am

Mike M (40)
Monday August 5, 2013, 5:47 am
Have you ever wondered that you might have found something like this years ago and did not know what it was??

pam w (139)
Monday August 5, 2013, 6:35 am

Wonder what the ''young earth'' believers make of this?

. (0)
Monday August 5, 2013, 7:20 am

Cyrille D (140)
Monday August 5, 2013, 8:33 am
Always amazing ! Thanks for sharing this discovery ! :)

Cyrille D (140)
Monday August 5, 2013, 8:33 am
Always amazing ! Thanks for sharing this discovery ! :)

. (0)
Monday August 5, 2013, 11:08 am
I love finds like these, thank you.

Jamie Clemons (282)
Monday August 5, 2013, 1:26 pm
And they are almost ready to hatch.

Jaime Alves (52)
Monday August 5, 2013, 2:41 pm
Noted, thanks.!!

Birgit W (160)
Monday August 5, 2013, 2:58 pm
Interesting, thanks.

Debra Tate (17)
Monday August 5, 2013, 4:40 pm
Very interesting! Noted and Thanks!

reft h (66)
Monday August 5, 2013, 10:55 pm
It's still amazing for me to think that dinosaurs are born this way - an egg.

Lona G (80)
Tuesday August 6, 2013, 5:07 am
Wow. What are the chances off fragile egg SHELLS being fossilised and then of them being found. Amazing.
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