Mark Mancini

A native of fabulous Rochester, NY, Mark loves freelance writing, community theater, & anything dinosaur-related. He’s also obsessed with Denver Broncos football.
A Handy Guide to the Creatures in the 'Jurassic World' Trailer
10 Crested Facts About Dilophosaurus
Crispus Attucks: America's First Revolutionary War Casualty
10 Big-Nosed Facts About Muttaburrasaurus
11 Fun Facts About Anacondas
10 Egg-Cellent Facts About Oviraptor
Why Do We Have Moles?
9 of History’s Greatest (and/or Deadliest) Sibling Rivalries
10 Gigantic Facts About Giganotosaurus
10 Pointed Facts About Styracosaurus
Why Do We Drive on Parkways and Park on Driveways?
Why Do Car Speedometers List Speeds That Are Way Over the Legal Limit?
7 Freaky Animal Organs That Would Give You Superpowers
10 Pebbly Facts About Scelidosaurus
11 Towering Facts About Brachiosaurus
10 Feathered Facts About Microraptor
11 Rugged Facts About Walruses
10 Primitive Facts About Herrerasaurus
Can Animals Predict the Future?
Fulgurites: The Petrified Physical Evidence Of a Lightning Strike
10 Motherly Facts About Maiasaura
Did Pirates Really Make People Walk the Plank?
11 Rules From an Actual Pirate Code
15 Wonderful William Howard Taft Facts
10 Sturdy Facts About Sauropelta
11 Notable People Who Shared Their Names With Famous Contemporaries
Humongous New Dinosaur Discovered in Patagonia
10 Chilly Facts About Cryolophosaurus
Why is North Always Up on Maps?
10 Speedy Facts About Gallimimus
India Has Human-Powered Ferris Wheels
10 Bone-Headed Facts About Pachycephalosaurus
Meet Asia’s Saber-Toothed Deer
10 Fanged Facts About Heterodontosaurus
10 Predatory Facts About Albertosaurus
Do Mosquitoes Get Drunk After Biting Intoxicated People?
10 Thundering Facts About Apatosaurus (aka: “The Not-Brontosaurus”)
5 Man-Made Things You Can See from Space (Plus One You Really Can’t)
10 Horned Facts About Carnotaurus
11 of Abe Lincoln’s Favorite Stories
10 Toothy Facts About Iguanodon
10 Clawed Facts About Therizinosaurus
How to Make Music with an Active Volcano
10 Spiky Facts About Stegosaurus
10 Fleet-Footed Facts About Coelophysis
Do Polka Dots Have Anything to Do With Polka?
11 Octopuses Caught in the Act of Being Awesome
10 Frilled Facts About Protoceratops
7 Freaky Animal Organs That Would Give You Superpowers
10 Facts About Ankylosaurus
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