Curiosities

Mon, 2019-03-11

Othniel Charles Marsh and his fossil hunters discovered about 500 new species of animals.

Thu, 2019-03-14

A team of Japanese and Russian scientists has resurrected the cells of a female baby woolly mammoth named Yuka in a major step towards possibly one day bringing the animal...

Fri, 2019-03-08

Using computer simulations and 3-D models, palaeontologists from the University of Bristol have uncovered more detail on how Mesozoic...

Thu, 2019-03-07

VR Technology can unlock many different use cases in the coming years. For the American Museum of Natural History, bringing dinosaurs back to life is an option worth exploring. Through the “T. Rex: The Ultimate Predator” exhibition, the museum will give...

Thu, 2019-03-07

Scientists largely agree that an asteroid impact, possibly coupled with intense volcanic activity, wiped out the dinosaurs at the end of the...

Mon, 2019-03-11

The Paleontological Society of China published ten major achievements made in the field in 2018. Here they are:

Sat, 2019-03-02

A team led by Ludwig-Maximilians-Universitaet (LMU) in Munich paleontologist Adriana López-Arbarello has identified three hitherto unknown fossil fish species in the Swiss Alps, which provide new insights into the diversification of the genus Eosemionotus...

Thu, 2019-02-28

While what we think of as dinosaurs existed between 245 million and 66 million years ago, all you need to do to catch a glimpse of their descendants is take a look in your backyard. From...

Tue, 2019-02-26

The cost of these scientific relics are being pushed into the millions.

Mon, 2019-02-25

The Senate approved a proposition to christen Utahraptor as the Utah State Dinosaur. but it was decided to be a recognized insignia of the state instead....

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