National Science Foundation http://kuer.org en Discovery of New Triceratops Species Announced at the Natural History Museum of Utah http://kuer.org/post/discovery-new-triceratops-species-announced-natural-history-museum-utah <p>Officials at the <a href="http://nhmu.utah.edu/">Natural History Museum of Utah </a>announced today the discovery of a new dinosaur species related to Triceratops. Paleontologists made the discovery in the nearly 2 million acres of wilderness in the Grand Staircase-Escalante National Monument in southern Utah. <a href="http://www.scottsampson.net/">Doctor Scott Sampson</a> led the study following the initial find in 2006. He says the Nasutoceratops titusi&nbsp; was unique for an oversized nose and long, curving horns.</p> Wed, 17 Jul 2013 20:32:44 +0000 Bob Nelson 32567 at http://kuer.org Discovery of New Triceratops Species Announced at the Natural History Museum of Utah