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Did the Volcano on Isla Nublar exist in the first "Jurassic Park" movie?

Was Isla Nublar always volcanic, or was it a retcon? An early draft of the script for the first film contains a line by Hammond describing the island explicitly as an extinct volcano (though this ...
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When was the picture of Lockwood's daughter and Maisie taken?

You've misunderstood who's in the picture. The picture is the nanny (a fair bit younger), with Lockwood's daughter, not with Maisie. It was presumably taken when Lockwood's daughter was Maisie's ...
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Is the Unix command used by the system analyst in Jurassic World 2 valid?

It's likely that it might have been custom code that the park's IT had created, or an alias to the "sudo systemctl restart 'serviceName'" to restart the service/application that runs the ventilation. ...
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Does this character die in Jurassic World: Fallen Kingdom?

No, Dr. Wu doesn't die. He is just knocked out. That syringe was for tranquilizing dinosaurs. The same syringe is used by Ken Wheatley to knock out Owen when he meets Blue in the jungle. Dr. Zia ...
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How did the Mosasaurus survive that long?

According to producer and co-writer Colin Trevorrow the opening scene takes place about a month after Jurassic World: The opening sequence is set just after [Jurassic World]. There's 3 years that ...
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How did the Mosasaurus survive that long?

This question on SF&F has at least a partial explanation In the film Jurassic World we see the mosasaurus jump out of the water to catch a pteranodon as well as beaching itself to catch the i-Rex™...
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Is the Unix command used by the system analyst in Jurassic World 2 valid?

According to this Reddit thread its : sudo dmidecode -isolate But after looking at dmidecode man page, only the -s and -t option exists. So it would probably error out for i, o, l, a and e.
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Is the Unix command used by the system analyst in Jurassic World 2 valid?

If you're referring to the scene where the character tries to enable the HVAC system at the 200 minute mark, I believe the command was: sudo dmidecode -t system Which is a real command that prints ...
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Why is Claire a Dinosaur activist in Jurassic World: Fallen Kingdom and Dominion?

The overarching theme of the Jurassic Park/World movies (specifically the first of their respective trilogies) is that trying to control wild nature is an act of hubris, and the events in the movies ...
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How did they know where to locate the Indominus Rex's corpse?

Owen or Claire were there when Mosauraus dragged Indominus into the lagoon. It's possible that they might have told someone what happened to I-Rex. Since it was a big tragedy and words travel fast, ...
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How did the Mosasaurus survive that long?

One thing many people tend to forget is the mosasaur is an aquatic reptile. It has been proven that large snakes and crocodilians can go a year or more without food. Most reptiles can enter a type of ...
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How did this dino survive till Jurassic World: Fallen Kingdom?

I learned something new about social animals: Apparently, even certain very social species such as wolves who ordinarily choose to hunt in packs, may survive as individuals. While this is far from ...
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