Paleontologists

Tue, 2018-02-06

OSU Paleontologist Dr. Holly Woodward Ballard shares that fascination every day in her lab at the OSU Center for Health Sciences. She’s measuring the growth of the ...

Sat, 2018-02-03

A small fossil pelvis from the Moab area has been named the oldest identifiable dinosaur fossil bone ever found in Utah.

Sat, 2018-02-03

The 200 million-year-old specimen is only the second known example of Wahlisaurus massarae, a species of ichthyosaur announced recently by a University of Manchester paleontologist.

Sat, 2018-02-03

Edmonton paleontologists are crediting a keen-eyed tourist for spotting a never-before-seen fish fossil in flagstones outside a Colombian monastery.

Fri, 2018-02-02

Mansourasaurus shahinae was a long-necked, plant eating dinosaur that lived during the late...

Tue, 2018-02-13

In this article, we discuss the nature of North America in the Late Cretaceous Period. Between 100 and 70 million years ago, the entire continent was divided by a...

Wed, 2018-01-31

The location, called Sirius Passet in Peary Land in the far north of Greenland, has been known as an early Cambrian fossil site, but it lies close to a geological fold belt. Having been heated to 200° C or more by metamorphism, most of the fossils at Sirius Passet have...

Wed, 2018-01-31

Following Ray Stanford's 2012 discovery, a NASA volunteer works to excavate the slab containing the fossil footprints.

Tue, 2018-01-30

 A new species of bristle worm that lived about 508 million years ago (Cambrian period) has been identified from fossils found in...

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