Exploring Prehistoric Life

Sun, 2018-01-14

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

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

Paleontologists at the University of Toronto (U of T) and the Royal Ontario Museum (ROM) in Toronto have entirely revisited a tiny yet exceptionally fierce ancient sea creature called Habelia optata that has confounded scientists since it was first...

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.