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Dinosaur Speed Demon: The Caudal Musculature of Carnotaurus sastrei and Implications for the Evolution of South American Abelisaurids

  • W. Scott Persons IV mail,

    persons@ualberta.ca

    Affiliation: Department of Biological Sciences, University of Alberta, Edmonton, Alberta, Canada

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  • Philip J. Currie

    Affiliation: Department of Biological Sciences, University of Alberta, Edmonton, Alberta, Canada

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  • Published: October 17, 2011
  • DOI: 10.1371/journal.pone.0025763
  • Published in PLOS ONE

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Media Coverage of This Article

Posted by PLoS_ONE_Group on 21 Oct 2011 at 18:41 GMT

The following article represents some of the media coverage that has occurred for this paper:

Publication: Irish Times
Title: “Dinosaur speed demon not for turning - The Irish Times - Thu, Oct 20, 2011”
http://www.irishtimes.com...

Publication: Eureka Alert
Title: “Super-sized muscle made twin-horned dinosaur a speedster”
http://www.eurekalert.org...

Publication: UPI
Title: “Big tail muscle made dinosaur speedy - UPI.com”
http://www.upi.com/Scienc...

Publication: International Business Times San Francisco
Title: “Carnotaurus: Powerful Tail Made it a Speed Demon - International Business Times”
http://sanfrancisco.ibtim...

Publication: Discover Magazine Blogs
Title: “Butch tail made Carnotaurus a champion dinosaur sprinter | Not Exactly Rocket Science | Discover Magazine”
http://blogs.discovermaga...

Publication: International Business Times Science
Title: “Carnotaurus Dinosaur was a Speed Demon: Study - International Business Times”
http://www.ibtimes.com/ar...

Publication: i09
Title: “Carnotaurus had the most ridiculously powerful dinosaur tail ever”
http://io9.com/5850229/ca...

Publication: International Business Times Science
Title: “Carnotaurus Had Super-sized Tail Muscle and Was a Speedster - International Business Times”
http://www.ibtimes.com/ar...

Publication: ZME Science
Title: “Carnotaurus had puny arms, incredibly powerful tail | ZME Science”
http://www.zmescience.com...

Publication: The Mark
Title: “Carnotaurus Topped 50 Km/H, Fastest of All Land Dinos | The Mark”
http://www.themarknews.co...

Publication: International Business Times TV
Title: “Study Concludes Carnotaurus was the Fastest Land Dinosaur [VIDEO] | IBTimes TV”
http://tv.ibtimes.com/stu...

Publication: International Business Times
Title: “Speed Demon Carnotaurus had the Most Powerful Tail Ever - International Business Times”
http://sanfrancisco.ibtim...

Publication: The Vancouver Sun
Title: “Carnotaurus was Olympic sprinter of prehistoric time”
http://www.vancouversun.c...

Publication: Daily News and Analysis
Title: “A dinosaur who was a speedy hunter - World - DNA”
http://www.dnaindia.com/w...

Publication: Gizmodo
Title: “Terrifying Carnotaurus Speedier Than Previously Thought”
http://gizmodo.com/584999...

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Competing interests declared: PLoS ONE Staff