Curiosities

Sat, 2020-11-21

Paleontologists in Morocco have found fossil fragments from a previously undescribed genus and species of symmoriiform shark that lived during the Late...

Fri, 2020-11-20

A team of paleontologists described two amber pieces found in sites in Teruel (Spain) with remains from vertebrates corresponding to the Early Cretaceous....

Fri, 2020-11-20

Paleontology combines geology and biology in the study of dinosaurs and other ancient life forms.

Wed, 2020-11-25

Global warming triggered the evolution of giant dinosaurs. An international team of paleontologists, including LMU Professor Oliver Rauhut, finds evidence of rapid climate change 180 million years ago as the cause of the spread of the well-known long-necked...

Thu, 2020-11-19

Dinosaurs were doing well and could have continued to dominate Planet Earth if they had not been wiped out by an asteroid, new research has found....

Thu, 2020-11-19

A new analysis of non-avian dinosaur diversity shows they were not in decline and were still capable of generating new species at the time of their extinction by the...

Thu, 2020-11-19

About 67 million years ago, two iconic dinosaurs, a Triceratops horridus and a...

Thu, 2020-11-19

Sauropods were the largest animals to ever walk the Earth.

Mon, 2020-11-16

If the doomsday asteroid that hit the earth was 30 seconds late, we wouldn't have Jurassic Park movies. Here's what else would happen. Scroll down to know more.

Wed, 2020-11-11

Paleontologists seek the secrets of dinosaur sexes. They're making progress figuring out how male and female dinosaurs differed.

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