Curiosities

Sat, 2018-04-07

Takuya Konishi held up a fossil of a mosasaur, a ferocious marine reptile that lived alongside dinosaurs more than 65 million years ago.

Fri, 2018-04-13

The Stegosaurus has the smallest brain for its body size of any known dinosaur. Its body was the size of a...

Thu, 2018-04-05

Removed from Hell Creek during the 2017 field season, the material's now being cleaned and analyzed at the university. The big discovery was announced on Thursday, March 29, 2018.

Thu, 2018-04-05

Palaeontologists have discovered part of the skeleton of a 180 million-year-old pregnant ichthyosaur with the remains of between six and eight tiny embryos between its ribs.

Wed, 2018-04-04

Scientists have worked out the incubation style of dinosaur species by examining the type of sediment their fossilized eggs were found in.

Mon, 2018-04-09

What was life like when all continents were together in one super continent? The answer to this question is complex.

Sun, 2018-04-01

A B.C. Liberal MLA is calling on the province to step in after a dinosaur museum in Tumbler Ridge closed its doors this month, arguing it has the potential to be Canada's premier dinosaur display.

Sun, 2018-04-08

Carnivores may have lived to 30 years, herbivores far longer.

Sun, 2018-04-01

When the dinosaur whose remains are in the fossil bed died, the Rocky Mountains were only halfway raised and hadn't yet reached what would someday be Montana.

Fri, 2018-03-30

But the pair of oval-shaped fossils unveiled Thursday at the N.C. Museum of Natural Sciences date back 97 million years, eggs from a feathered dinosaur that stood tall as a rooftop.

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