Curiosities

Mon, 2016-12-19

How did the dinosaurs become so diverse?

Sun, 2016-12-18

The team concluded that the extinct Pikaia gracilens is the most primitive known member of the chordate family.

Fri, 2016-12-16

Spinosaurus aegyptiacus enjoyed surf with its turf since a new study has found this dino was a skillful swimmer that ate sharks and other...

Fri, 2016-12-16

Paleontologists, scientists and other researchers have collected enough samples over the years to form some pretty solid theories about what kinds of creatures used to roam this earth.

Thu, 2016-12-15

To date, paleontologists have named nearly a thousand dinosaurs, but only a handful stand out from the rest—not for size, or for viciousness, but for sheer weirdness.

Thu, 2016-12-15

Paleontologists Once Thought Stegosaurus Had a Brain in its Butt.

Wed, 2016-12-14

Dinosaurs are often said to have “ruled” the earth throughout their tenure upon it. Yet, as we’ll see, the boxy-headed Herrerasaurus hailed...

Wed, 2016-12-14

Perhaps more than any other dinosaur, Iguanodon reveals how dramatically our perception of these amazing creatures has evolved—while reminding...

Sat, 2016-12-10

During the Jurassic Park-crazed early ‘90s, Utahraptor became a media darling. Now, more than 20 years later, some great new finds just might push this predator back into the limelight.

Sat, 2016-12-10

But how much of what we were taught about them is actually true? You might be shocked to know that a majority of what we learned about dinosaurs in our youth was actually not true at all.

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