Curiosities

Fri, 2018-06-29

Tens of millions of years ago, after most land-roaming dinosaurs died out in the Cretaceous Period, a hodgepodge of ancient animals started to fill the...

Tue, 2018-06-26

Everything we thought we knew about dinosaur tongues is wrong.

Tue, 2018-06-26

Since the earliest days of paleontology, scammers and crooks have worked up fake fossils and phony finds to make a quick buck. And some of the most storied names in science have fallen for them.

Tue, 2018-06-26

Every Jurassic Park film usually involves the same few things. Man creates dinosaurs. Some military-esque dude comes along and tries to use them for...

Tue, 2018-06-26

A cranium of a four-million-year-old fossil, that, in 1995 was described as the oldest evidence of human evolution in South Africa, has shown similarities to that of our own, when scanned through high resolution imaging systems.

Mon, 2018-06-25

Even in the name of science, bringing back dinosaurs would be needlessly cruel to the maladapted creatures.

 

Wed, 2018-06-13

It appears that Fallen Kingdom has not evolved alongside 21st century research.

 

Thu, 2018-06-21

Long before Chris Pratt was a velociraptor-whisperer in Jurassic World, Julianne Moore got licked by a Tyrannosaurus rex in ...

Sat, 2018-06-23

The remains of a previously unknown genus and species of gibbon, Junzi imperialis, have been found in an approximately 2,200-2,300 year-old royal tomb in Shaanxi province, China.

Thu, 2018-06-21

Jack Horner, a paleontologist who inspired a character in the original Jurassic Park, says science is ready to resurrect the dinosaurs. But should we?...

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