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Glowing dinosaurs for your night light
Glowing dinosaurs for your night light

Glowing dinosaurs for your night light

Something to delight most people, a glowing dinosaur night light, from an OXO Tower based neon light manufacturer.

Feb
03
2021
Crystal Palace gets a Dinosaur bridge
Crystal Palace gets a Dinosaur bridge

Crystal Palace gets a Dinosaur bridge

Crystal Palace's famous concrete dinosaurs are free to roam around, as a bridge has been installed to their isolated island in a lake.

Jan
20
2021
The Queen commands – put dinosaurs on the 50p coins
The Queen commands – put dinosaurs on the 50p coins

The Queen commands – put dinosaurs on the 50p coins

By order of The Queen, a trilogy of 50p coins has been released, featuring dinosaurs on them.

Jun
09
2020
Crystal Palace dinosaur damaged by vandals
Crystal Palace dinosaur damaged by vandals

Crystal Palace dinosaur damaged by vandals

The face of one of Crystal Palace's famous concrete dinosaurs has been smashed by vandals.

May
24
2020
Tickets Alert: Crystal Palace’s Concocted Concrete Cretaceous Creations
Tickets Alert: Crystal Palace’s Concocted Concrete Cretaceous Creations

Tickets Alert: Crystal Palace’s Concocted Concrete Cretaceous Creations

Next weekend there will be a chance to get up close and personal with the Crystal Palace's infamous concrete dinosaurs.

Sep
06
2018
The Victorian supper inside a dinosaur
The Victorian supper inside a dinosaur

The Victorian supper inside a dinosaur

On 31st December 1853, a group of distinguished Victorian gentlemen celebrated the new year, by dining within the carcass of a dinosaur.

Mar
10
2017
Tangerine dreams with new Dinosaur at the Natural History Museum
Tangerine dreams with new Dinosaur at the Natural History Museum

Tangerine dreams with new Dinosaur at the Natural History Museum

If you're museum curator looking after dinosaur exhibits, you probably dream of acquiring a full sized Stegosaurus for your collection.

Dec
03
2014

Cloning an Ice-Age Mammoth

On Thursday evening I wandered along to the Grant Museum for the last of their current series of lectures themed around Dinosaurs. The topic was very “Jurassic Park”, being on cloning dead animals – although to keep it scientifically realistic

Dec
13
2008