Curiosities

Wed, 2019-05-22

An international team of paleontologists has united to study important fossil footprints recently discovered in a remote location within Grand Canyon National Park.

Tue, 2019-05-21

Diminutive at hatching, Mussaurus patagonicus (which means “mouse lizard”) began life walking on all fours. But by the time the 200-million-year-old plant eater reached its 6-meter-long adult size, it roamed what’s now Argentina...

Sun, 2019-05-19

THEORIES for the dinosaurs’ extinction generally revolve around the impact of a large extraterrestrial object 65 million...

Sun, 2019-05-19

The men reported their rare find to a local museum where it was confirmed that the fossilised remains dated to the Cretaceous Period.

Sat, 2019-05-18

A teen searching for arrowheads in southern Iowa found something much bigger: the prehistoric jawbone of a mastodon.

Sat, 2019-05-18

UQ Ph.D. candidate Andréas Jannel and colleagues from UQ's Dinosaur Lab analysed fossils of Australia's only named Jurassic...

Wed, 2019-05-15

Godzilla has remarkable staying power. Movies about giant monsters were a dime a dozen back in the 1950s. Yet while Atomic Age classics like "The Giant...

Wed, 2019-05-15

The Department of Mineral Resources says dinosaur fossils have been discovered at Phra Prong water reservoir in Tambon Chong Kum in Wattana Nakhon district of Sa Kaeo province.

Sun, 2019-05-12

How different would our world be if “terrible lizards” were still among us?

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