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Tuesday, 22 July 2014

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Iguanodon Dinosaur Stamp 

Louisville Area Fossils [04:00:00]  recommend  recommend this post  (7 visits) info
 Jurassic; IT,SM,US
Here is a picture of the Iguanodon dinosaur stamp. It was issued in 1965 by the small republic of San Marino (located on the Italian peninsula). It had a value of 100 lire but the country now uses the euro as their currency. In 1965 it would be worth about 16 United States cents. The stamp was part of collection of nine issued that year. The Iguanodon existed in the Late Jurassic Period

NOAA: Earth Had Its Hottest June On Record 

Dan\'s Wild Wild Science Journal [00:26:28]  recommend  recommend this post  (10 visits) info
From NOAA: “The globally averaged temperature over land and ocean surfaces for June 2014 was the highest for June since record keeping began in 1880. It also marked the 38th consecutive June and 352nd consecutive month with a global temperature above the 20th century average. The last below-average global temperature for June was in 1976 and the last below-average global temperature for any month was February 1985. “ FYI May | Impressum