Curiosities

Sat, 2017-11-11

‘As a big-gutted ankylosaur, you have lots of big digestive chambers that fill up with the rotting gasses’

Sat, 2017-11-11

Being diagnosed with cancer doesn’t necessarily carry the same weight as it did a few decades ago, and treatments today have increased the survival rates for many types of the disease dramatically.

Sat, 2017-11-11

But what if it’s wrong? What if the established dinosaur family tree is, well, a dinosaur?

Fri, 2017-11-10

The catastrophic asteroid impact that wiped out the dinosaurs 66 million years ago may not have been so...

Fri, 2017-11-03

The Chicxulub asteroid impact that wiped out the dinosaurs likely released far more climate-altering sulfur gas into the atmosphere than originally thought, according to new research...

Sun, 2017-10-29

 – A Yale-led research team has discovered a cache of embryo-like microfossils in northern Mongolia that may shed light on questions about the long-ago shift from microbes to animals on Earth.

Sun, 2017-10-29

Sinosauropteryx prima was also countershaded, meaning that its body was darker on top and lighter underneath.

Thu, 2017-10-26

It may have been a cute plant-eater, but it certainly had big teeth.

Thu, 2017-10-19

How big was the biggest dinosaur?

Thu, 2017-10-19

Theory suggests that large animals are disproportionately important to the spread of fertility across the planet

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