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Jurassic period

a period of the MESOZOIC ERA that lasted from 200 to 135 million years ago, during which time the birds evolved. Cycads, ferns and conifers were widespread. Dinosaurs were dominant and the first fossil moth was recorded from this period. Pangea began to break up and the site of London was at 30 °N.
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Cairn spudded its Upper Jurassic Godalen exploration well 6608/11-9 on July 13 with the Transocean Arctic rig, targeting prospective resources of 90 mmboe in Upper Jurassic Rogn Formation sandstones.
But, despite about 60 years of petroleum exploration and production, this ancient Jurassic volcanic underground landscape has gone largely unnoticed.
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Inspired by Universal Pictures and Amblin Entertainment's Jurassic World blockbuster films, this spectacular new adventure features Chris Pratt, Bryce Dallas Howard and BD Wong reprising their film roles as Owen Grady, Claire Dearing and Dr Henry Wu.
Fan-favorite Velociraptor blue and a Tyrannosaurus rex more than 40 feet in length take center stage, along with the "Jurassic World" score.
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Now the sublime score by John Williams is being truly highlighted by the touring show Jurassic Park in Concert to celebrate the silver anniversary of the release of the 1993 hit movie, which has sparked follow ups like Jurassic World (2015).
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