Curiosities

Tue, 2018-09-04

Deep water reptiles diversified as Mesozoic sea levels rose. Their shallow water counterparts declined.

Fri, 2018-08-31

RUSSIA is planning a major new £4.5 million cloning facility aiming to bring back to life the extinct woolly mammoth and rhinoceros as well as other long-gone species....

Fri, 2018-08-31

On the east coast of North America, dinosaur fossils are rare finds. Owing to several factors, such as the mass-urbanization of the...

Wed, 2018-08-29

A new feature at the paleontologist lab at the Houston Museum of Natural Science will allow patrons to see the ongoing work being done to preserve prehistoric dinosaur fossils....

Mon, 2018-08-27

The body of the young horse that died between 30,000 and 40,000 years ago still has hair and its hooves in an incredible discovery.

Mon, 2018-08-27

Wouldn't want this to fall into the hands of an eccentric Scottish venture capitalist, would we?

Sun, 2018-08-26

Jamie Hiscocks is a fossil hunter. More than a decade ago, he discovered a fossil on a Bexhill beach, which was confirmed as a ‘pickled’ dinosaur brain in 2016.

Fri, 2018-08-24

The giant sail-backed predatory dinosaur Spinosaurus has always been a source of confusion and mystery to scientists, something that continues to this very day....

Sat, 2018-08-25

Paleontologists in China have discovered a 228-million-year-old extinct species of turtle, known for its weird disc-like body without a shell and its toothless beak.

Thu, 2018-08-23

228-million-year-old fossil sheds light on how turtles evolved.

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