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Isle of Wight Named "Dinosaur Capital" of Britain

By January 21, 2013

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Many of the dinosaurs discovered in England come from the Isle of Wight, a "rocky bulge" that broke off the south coast of the country tens of millions of years ago. In this article, Ferne Arfin, About.com's guide to UK Travel, describes the Isle of Wight's dinosaur attractions, and its recent naming by London's Natural History Museum as the "dinosaur capital of Britain."

Photograph of Eotyrannus: Wikimedia Commons

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