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Bigger Than T. rex

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Bigger Than T. rex

Almost a century ago, paleontologists found the first tantalizing hints of a monster even bigger than Tyrannosaurus rex, perhaps the largest predator ever to roam the Earth: spectacular fossil bones from a dinosaur dubbed Spinosaurus. But the fossils were completely destroyed during a World War II Allied bombing raid, leaving only drawings, questions, and a mystery: What was Spinosaurus?
S41 E19 Length 53:19 Premiere: 11.5.14

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Season 41

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Emperor's Ghost Army

S41 E20 Length 52:52 Premiere Date 11.12.14

Bigger Than T. rex

S41 E19 Length 53:19 Premiere Date 11.5.14

Ben Franklin's Balloons

S41 E17 Length 52:52 Premiere Date 10.22.14

Vaccines—Calling the Shots

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S41 E10 Length 53:34 Premiere Date 4.23.14

Inside Animal Minds: Dogs & Super Senses

S41 E9 Length 53:37 Premiere Date 4.16.14

Inside Animal Minds: Bird Genius

S41 E8 Length 53:10 Premiere Date 4.9.14

Killer Typhoon

S41 E6 Length 52:52 Premiere Date 1.22.14

Great Cathedral Mystery

S41 E5 Length 52:37 Premiere Date 2.12.14

Zeppelin Terror Attack

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Alien Planets Revealed

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