Curiosities

Tue, 2017-09-26

California is the latest state to get its own official dinosaur...

Mon, 2017-09-25

Trilobites are a group of extinct marine arthropods that form the class Trilobita.

Sat, 2017-09-23

According to a new study, bird biodiversity benefited from the asteroid that wiped out the dinosaurs approximately 66 million...

Fri, 2017-09-22

SUE has towered above visitors since coming to the hall in 2000.

Fri, 2017-09-22

Scientists have revealed how an asexual worm that lived 18 million years ago has been cloning itself without sexual reproduction – solving a longstanding mystery.

Fri, 2017-09-22

Bird skulls and brains look like those of young dinosaurs, providing clues to their unique evolution and modern success.

Thu, 2017-09-21

Fossilized duck-billed dino droppings from Grand Staircase-Escalante National Monument are full of rotten wood and crustaceans.

Thu, 2017-09-21

The best known sauropod dinosaurs were huge herbivorous creatures, whose brain structures were markedly different from those of their evolutionary predecessors, for the earliest representatives of the group were small, lithe carnivores.

Thu, 2017-09-21

A fossil nest found in China shows that coloured eggshells were not just for the birds.

Thu, 2017-09-21

Temnospondyls — a diverse group of extinct small-to-giant amphibians that flourished worldwide during the Carboniferous,...

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