Curiosities

Tue, 2017-12-26

Kenyon Roberts asked a recent dinner guest, state Sen. Curt Bramble, why Utah had made the Allosaurus its official state fossil.

Sun, 2018-01-14

The Lost Worlds Revisited team has been reflecting on a bumper twelve months of palaeontological discoveries.

Sat, 2018-01-13

The construction team found the oval-shaped stones while preparing to break up boulders after blasting work

Sun, 2017-12-31

Two new species of raptor dinosaurs were discovered last week from a site in Mongolia

Wed, 2018-01-03

A new BBC2 documentary, entitled The Real T-Rex with Chris Packham, sees experts re-imagine what the dinosaur would have looked like based on the latest research - and viewers may be surprised by what it suggests about the creature

Sun, 2017-12-24

It is the first record of a plesiosaur from the Jurassic period in Antarctica. It is a carnivorous reptile of the sea that exceeded six meters in length. It was discovered...

Sun, 2017-12-24

Dougal Dixon, a renowned Scottish palaeontologist and author whose works inspired Peter Jackson’s King Kong, was on hand to bring some of the roaring dinosaurs sketched by pupils to life.

Sun, 2017-12-24

A detailed analysis of 3.465-billion-year-old microbial microfossils provides evidence to support an increasingly widespread understanding that life in the Universe is common.

Sun, 2017-12-24

Vandals used a hammer to smash a 115-million-year-old three-toed dinosaur footprint in a national park in Australia. Park rangers at the Bunurong Marine Park discovered the damage to the theropod footprint while taking a school group on a tour.

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