Paleontologists

Sat, 2019-04-13

An international team of paleontologists has found the remains of an extinct sea cucumber in 430 million-year-old (Silurian Period) fossil-rich deposits...

Tue, 2019-04-09

Several footprints and exquisitely-preserved skin impressions made by a small theropod dinosaur approximately 120 million years ago (Aptian age of the Early ...

Thu, 2019-04-11

A newly-discovered trove in central China containing soft-bodied fossils that date back 518 million years sheds new light on the diversity of early animal life during the...

Wed, 2019-04-10

JURASSIC Park got a little bit closer to reality today with news that scientists are ‘confident' of cloning a ...

Tue, 2019-04-09

About 120 million years ago, flocks of small dinosaurs bounded from plant to plant in an open floodplain southwest of what is now Fort Worth. They stood on two legs as they foraged for leaves and shoots. The smallest hatchlings were about the length of your hand,...

Wed, 2019-04-10

Michael J. Benton, expert palaeontologist and author of 'The Dinosaurs Rediscovered', reveals his top ten dinosaur discoveries that have changed our understanding of dinosaurs over the last 30 years.

Tue, 2019-04-09

An international team of researchers from Australia and the United Kingdom has discovered a new species of pig-footed bandicoot which has been extinct for more than half a century.

Sat, 2019-04-06

A new species of ancient whale ancestor has been identified from a fossilized skeleton found in Peru.

Tue, 2019-04-02

Research that had been kept secret for years that captured a fossilized snapshot of the day nearly 66 million years ago when an asteroid hit Earth, wiping out nearly all life on the planet, including the dinosaurs, has finally been released, shocking the...

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