13 Months Later, Thornton Opens Public Safety Building After Dino DiscoveryThe City of Thornton has officially opened a new police and fire substation that had fascinated the scientific world for more than a year.
Photojournalist's Notebook: Uncovering and Covering A Dinosaur In My 'Backyard'After a dinosaur was discovered in Thornton, photojournalist Mark Neitro checked the map and realized he lives only about 4 miles away from the dig site.
Surprise! Paleontologist Says Thornton Triceratops Is Not Actually A TriceratopsThousands of triceratops fossils have been found around the world, and this year in Colorado paleontologists thought they found another one. It turned out to be something even more exciting.
Reporter's Notebook: What Do You Mean It's Not A Triceratops?!“So we have a little news about the triceratops,” the voice on the other end of the line said. “The thing is ... it’s not a triceratops.”
Students Name Triceratops Found At Construction Site 'Tiny'The rare Triceratops fossil found at a construction site in Thornton has a name: Tiny. Students at Brantner Elementary School named the 66-million-year old dinosaur.
'Tend To Be A Little Brittle': Scientists Remove Fragile Fossils From The GroundOne of the largest triceratops discoveries ever happened right in Colorado. Find out what happened in Thornton after the discovery was made.
Triceratops Discovery Set In Motion By Construction Site InspectorIt was nearing the end of summer when a construction site inspector noticed something out of the corner of his eye no bigger than a quarter that turned out to be something much bigger.
More Dinosaur Bones Discovered At Construction SiteEven more dinosaur bones have surfaced at the dig for Triceratops in Thornton. This is the latest in a series of fossil discoveries at the site in the past month.
Dinosaur Bones Found Near Big Discovery SiteMore Triceratops fossils were found Monday at the site of the big triceratops discovery last month in Thornton.
Tooth Of T. Rex Found At Triceratops Dig Site In ThorntonThe digging continues at the site of the big triceratops discovery in Thornton, and this week evidence of another dinosaur was found.
Watch: Denver Museum Of Nature & Science Unveils Triceratops FossilThe Denver Museum of Nature & Science on Friday held a public unveiling of the Thornton triceratops fossil.
Watch: Denver Museum Of Nature & Science Updates On Triceratops FindPeople got a live behind-the-scenes look on Facebook of the big triceratops find in Adams County.
Dino Mania Hits Denver Museum Of Nature And ScienceDinosaur mania has taken over the Front Range.
Thornton Triceratops Fossil Available For ViewingVisitors to the Denver Museum of Nature and Science got their first chance to see the triceratops discovered in Thornton on Saturday.
Mugshot Posted To 'Publicly Shame' Dino Site IntruderPolice released a mug shot Thursday to publicly shame a suspect caught trying to sneak into the city's recent dinosaur discovery.