Paleontologists

Wed, 2019-05-29

A study published at the British journal Zoological Journal of the Linnean Society unveils the discovery of a new dinosaur species, which lived in the...

Sun, 2019-05-26

Almost half of all mammals have become extinct, with the proportion reaching two-thirds in the case of large mammals.

Fri, 2019-05-24

An international team of paleontologists has discovered 1,000- to 900-million-year-old microfossils of a fungus in estuarine shale of the Grassy Bay Formation in Arctic Canada. These multicellular organic-walled microfossils are more than half a billion years...

Thu, 2019-05-23

Construction workers have unearthed fossils in a Denver suburb that experts say could be from a rare horned dinosaur.

Fri, 2019-05-24

Paleontologists have discovered a fossil site containing fossilized remains of fish, mammals, and plants that were buried as a result of the...

Wed, 2019-05-22

An international team of paleontologists has united to study important fossil footprints recently discovered in a remote location within Grand Canyon National Park.

Tue, 2019-05-21

Diminutive at hatching, Mussaurus patagonicus (which means “mouse lizard”) began life walking on all fours. But by the time the 200-million-year-old plant eater reached its 6-meter-long adult size, it roamed what’s now Argentina...

Sat, 2019-05-18

When the bones of an ancient heron were unearthed at a North Florida fossil site, the find wasn't made by researchers but by two Florida Museum of Natural History volunteers.

Sat, 2019-05-18

The Gray Fossil Site in East Tennessee, which preserves the remains of a diverse ecosystem dating to the late Miocene to early...

Sat, 2019-05-18

Bedbugs are blood-sucking parasites in the family Cimicidae. A multinational research team led by University of Sheffield, the University Museum Bergen and Dresden University has compared the DNA of dozens...

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