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Dinosaur Discoveries

Dinosaur Discoveries

Were Dinosaurs Thinner?

Dinosaurs may have weighed less than we previously thought. Scientists have formulated a new technique for calculating weight and size of large animals that uses lasers to measure how much skin will fit around their skeletons. This advanced method estimates that the Brachiosaur actually weighed 50,706 pounds, not 176,370 pounds like we once thought.

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