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Thu, 2019-02-07

Paleontologists identified a new species of sauropod that grew long, sharp spikes that resembled a mohawk...

Tue, 2019-02-05

Visitors to Glasgow will get an amazing opportunity to see one of the best preserved Tyrannosaurus rex skeletons when it visits...

Tue, 2019-02-05

A new compound based on Iridium, a rare metal which landed in the Gulf of Mexico 66 M years ag...

Sun, 2019-02-03

Jurassic Park” scenario is not likely, but birds may pose key to appreciating extinct species.

Sat, 2019-02-02

Some 250 million years ago (early Triassic period), an early relative of dinosaurs and crocodiles lived in what is now a frozen cont...

Fri, 2019-02-01

A team of Chinese, American and Canadian researchers have discovered amber containing a bird foot dating back around 100 million years.

Fri, 2019-02-01

The ancient arachnids had eyes that shone in the dark—a key adaptation for night vision.

Sat, 2019-02-02

Coprolites, or fossilized droppings, of the dinosaur-like archosaur Smok wawelski contain lots of chewed-up bone fragments. This led researchers at Uppsala University to conclude that this top predator was exploiting bones for salt and...

Wed, 2019-01-30

It's been nearly 50 years since geologist and author Dorothy Vitaliano coined the term "geomythology". This refers to the study of oral traditions from around the wor...

Wed, 2019-01-30

Long-necked dinosaurs (sauropods) could orient their forefeet both forward and sideways. The orientation of their...

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