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Monday, 23rd April 2018

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Larry Pickering

Four-time Walkley Award winning political commentator and Churchill Fellow, has returned to the fray over concern that the integrity of news dissemination is continually being threatened by a partisan media.

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What word was created in the 19th century by English scientist Richard Owen?

Missionchris.................dinosaur

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Good one Mc, I found this good read, http://www.bbc.com/earth/story/20150603-the-land-that-gave-us-dinosaurs . from the article, interesting stuff ... Owen had discovered that they were something new. He called them dinosaurs.
Strictly speaking, then, 1842 is when the history of dinosaur science began. That was the year when Owen actually invented the word

Dinosauria