Paleontologists

Mon, 2019-03-11

Othniel Charles Marsh and his fossil hunters discovered about 500 new species of animals.

Thu, 2019-03-14

A team of Japanese and Russian scientists has resurrected the cells of a female baby woolly mammoth named Yuka in a major step towards possibly one day bringing the animal...

Fri, 2019-03-08

Using computer simulations and 3-D models, palaeontologists from the University of Bristol have uncovered more detail on how Mesozoic...

Thu, 2019-03-07

Scientists largely agree that an asteroid impact, possibly coupled with intense volcanic activity, wiped out the dinosaurs at the end of the...

Tue, 2019-03-05

Metro’s purple line expansion leads to Ice Age fossil discoveries. The fossils found include remains of giant ground sloths, mammoths and bisons.

Thu, 2019-03-07

The teeth of Megalodon (Carcharocles megalodon), the largest shark ever to prowl the oceans, look like daggers. They’re up to 7 inches (18 cm) long and...

Tue, 2019-03-12

Dubbed Galleonosaurus dorisae, it inhabited the rift between Australia and Antarctica approximately 125 million years ago (...

Mon, 2019-03-11

The Paleontological Society of China published ten major achievements made in the field in 2018. Here they are:

Sat, 2019-03-09

By analyzing a tooth from the first fossil remains of the extinct Pan-American sloth (Eremotherium laurillardi) found in Belize, a team of paleontologists has uncovered insights into the...

Sat, 2019-03-09

The right dentary of Megalosaurus bucklandii – the first scientifically described dinosaur – has been part of the collection of the Oxford...

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