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Fossil Action Scenes: Dino Birth and Prehistoric Combat


Velociraptor vs. Protocaratops... Fight! De Agostini Picture Library/De Agostini/Getty Images
Velociraptor vs. Protocaratops... Fight! De Agostini Picture Library/De Agostini/Getty Images

Fossilized remains provide exciting insight into the biology and behavior of prehistoric beasts, but sometimes the fossil record gives us even more -- a bonafide action scene! In this episode of Stuff to Blow Your Mind, Robert and Joe explain fossilization and discuss examples of birth, mating behavior and deadly dinosaur-on-dinosaur combat written in the rocks.

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Topics in this Podcast: dinosaurs, history


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