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Wed, 2018-11-14

Usually, when a plant or animal becomes a part of the fossil record, it is a hard part of the organism that preserves. Dinosaur bones, petrified wood, fossil shells – these are all common fossils that represent the hardest parts of tho...

Wed, 2018-11-14

The Science Museum's new paleontologist really digs crocodiles and "Jurassic Park."

Wed, 2018-11-14

During the late Cretaceous period, more than 65 million years ago, birds belonging to hundreds of different species flitted aroun...

Tue, 2018-11-13

The two-part special will air on NBC later this month.

Tue, 2018-11-13

A powerful bite, strong teeth and repeated crunching. This is what allowed Tyrannosaurus rex to pulverize the bones o...

Tue, 2018-11-13

Sue the T. rex, a star attraction at the Field Museum since taking residence at the museums’s Stanley Hall, will be back on display beginning Dec. 21 after undergoing some updates, the museum said....

Sun, 2018-11-11

According to the study, charred toast and preserved dinosaur bones have in common: a chemical that turns the original proteins into something new. This process will help to understand how the cells of the soft tissue remains of dinosau...

Fri, 2018-11-16

Lyuba is a female woolly mammoth calf (Mammuthus primigenius) who died c. 41,800 years ago at the age o...

Wed, 2017-06-21

For more than 30 million years after dinosaurs first appeared, they remained inexplicably rare near the equator, where only a few small-bodied meat-eating dinosaurs eked out a living.

Thu, 2018-06-14

From three-foot tall T-Rex toys that can gobble up (and spit out) action figures to R/C Ptero-Drones and foam Raptor claws.