Curiosities

Sun, 2018-04-01

A B.C. Liberal MLA is calling on the province to step in after a dinosaur museum in Tumbler Ridge closed its doors this month, arguing it has the potential to be Canada's premier dinosaur display.

Sun, 2018-04-08

Carnivores may have lived to 30 years, herbivores far longer.

Sun, 2018-04-01

When the dinosaur whose remains are in the fossil bed died, the Rocky Mountains were only halfway raised and hadn't yet reached what would someday be Montana.

Fri, 2018-03-30

But the pair of oval-shaped fossils unveiled Thursday at the N.C. Museum of Natural Sciences date back 97 million years, eggs from a feathered dinosaur that stood tall as a rooftop.

Tue, 2018-03-27

Scientists studying a giant fossilized lion skull think it could be evidence of a previously unknown population of lions.

Thu, 2018-03-29

Among more than 2,000 ancient fossils found in an African excavation, paleontologists have discovered new species of some of the earliest dinosaurs.

Thu, 2018-04-05

The tracks were made by massive dinosaurs some 170 million years ago (Middle Jurassic period), in a muddy, shallow lagoon.

Sat, 2018-03-24

Fossil pelvises suggest brooding might have evolved late in modern birds.

Sat, 2018-03-24

A 200 million year old sauropod has been diagnosed with osteomyelitis, a severe bone disease, according to a scientific paper published on Thursday.

Wed, 2018-03-21

Mongolia is working to recover dinosaur fossils which were illegally trafficked into South Korea and France, the Department for Economic Crime of the Mongolian General Police Department said Monday.

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