Curiosities

Mon, 2018-11-26

UTM paleontologists search the past to learn how mammalian teeth evolved.

Sat, 2018-11-24

Dinosaur fossils a portal to the past.

Fri, 2018-11-23

The dicynodont from the Late Triassic was surprisingly hefty, rivaling a modern-day elephant in size.

Wed, 2018-11-21

Birds are the surviving descendants of predatory dinosaurs. However, since the likes of Tyrannosaurus and...

Wed, 2018-11-21

This sparrow-size didn't line up with any known species, so the track-maker has been given the new name Dromaeosauriformipes rarus.

Wed, 2018-11-21

Humans need to settle on Mars as a "plan B" – or we risk going the way of the dinosaurs.

Sat, 2018-11-17

About 66 million years after two dinosaurs died apparently locked in battle on the plains of modern-day Montana, an unusual fight over who owns the entangled fossils has become a multimillion-dollar issue that hinges on the legal definition of "mineral."...

Sat, 2018-11-17

New species get identified and named every year, even though you've probably never heard of them.

Fri, 2018-11-16

It is often misstated that the first dinosaur eggs were discovered in 1923 during an expedition by the American Museum of Natural History to the evocatively named Flaming Cliffs in the Gobi Desert of southern Mongolia.

Thu, 2018-11-15

Q&A with Paige Williams, reporter and author of the new book, “The Dinosaur Artist.”

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