Curiosities

Wed, 2020-01-15

Paleontologists from the University of Missouri have discovered the well-preserved digestive tracts in the fossils of microscopic animals called cloudinomorphs. The worm-like...

Tue, 2020-01-14

Sauropods – the largest dinosaurs that have ever lived on Earth – were also prone to develop bone diseases such as cancer, according to new...

Tue, 2020-01-14

In November 1956, a Yale-owned Triceratops skull made a perilous transatlantic journey from the...

Sun, 2020-01-12

Today, the vast majority of scientists agree that humans are causing unprecedented changes to our planet. Yet whether that warrants delineating an entirely new epoch is something geologists continue to disagree on.

Mon, 2020-01-13

Growing up Tyrannosaurus rex: A new study from Oklahoma State University provides details about what life was like for the famous dinosaurs during their juvenile...

Sat, 2020-01-11

Borealopelta, an armoured dinosaur fossil featured in ...

Sat, 2020-01-11

“It was just really lucky,” said Dr. Smith, who works at Johns Hopkins University in Baltimore and is part of the team that reported the find in Nature Communications.

Thu, 2020-01-09

Smell was certainly an important part of dinosaur life. What do we know about it?

Wed, 2020-01-08

It is well known that the size, shape and structure of organisms can evolve at different speeds, ranging from fast-evolving adaptive radiations to living fossils such as cichlids or coelacanths, respectively.

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