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Thu, 2017-05-18

There are actually a number of films that feature dinosaurs in one way or another, and now is as good a time as any to revisit those classics.

Thu, 2017-05-18

This English predator was among the first dinosaurs ever discovered—and, back in those early days of paleontology, its fearsome jaws must have fueled countless Victorian nightmares.

Wed, 2017-05-17

The geological time scale (GTS) is a system of chronological measurement that relates stratigraphy to time.

Wed, 2017-05-17

Basically, scientists have learned that rocks are stacked in layers containing fossils with the oldest fossils at the deepest layers, and the youngest, or most recent fossils, near the top.

Wed, 2017-05-17

Ah ah ah, you didn’t say the magic word.

Sun, 2017-05-14

Miragaia is a genus of herbivorous stegosaurid dinosaur. Its fossils have been found in Upper Jurassic ro...

Sat, 2017-05-13

A newly unveiled 110 million-year-old fossil, described as “the best preserved armored dinosaur ever found,” is providing researchers with invaluable information about the recently discovered species....

Fri, 2017-05-12

From Philly to Ontario to western Kansas, Corythosaurus appears in dozens of museums across North America.

Thu, 2017-05-11

Siamosaurus is a genus of theropod dinosaur from Early Cretaceous Thailand.

Thu, 2017-05-11

Tyrannosauroids lived on the Laurasian supercontinent beginning in the Jurassic Period.

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