Curiosities

Thu, 2018-01-18

Scientists using laser-imaging technology have documented and digitally preserved the first known set of theropod dinosaur tracks in the state of Arkansas.

Wed, 2018-01-17

Newly discovered Caihong juji, a winged dinosaur that roamed what is now China around 161 million years ago, was likely bursting with color—a shock of blue and green around its face, and streaks of orange...

Tue, 2018-01-16

Scientists have created a digital reconstruction of the skull of a 200-million-year-old South African dinosaur, which will allow enthusiasts all over the world to make 3D prints of the fossil at home.

Tue, 2018-01-23

What is a Transitional Fossil? A transitional fossil is a fossil of an organism that has traits from multiple evolutionary stages.

Thu, 2018-01-11

“Is it a dinosaur?” read a recent headline above the image of a “strange” carcass found in India.

Thu, 2018-01-11

The huge central hall at Chicago's Field Museum won't only soon be home to the touchable cast of a titanosaur, the...

Fri, 2018-01-19

Before humans, dinosaurs ruled the world, prowling the land, sea and air for around 165 million years. Here’s our pick of some of the best museums to see these spectacular creatures and spark your imagination, in no particular order…

Fri, 2018-01-05

Exquisitely well-preserved feathered dinosaurs from the Late Jurassic and Early...

Tue, 2017-12-26

Kenyon Roberts asked a recent dinner guest, state Sen. Curt Bramble, why Utah had made the Allosaurus its official state fossil.

Sun, 2018-01-14

The Lost Worlds Revisited team has been reflecting on a bumper twelve months of palaeontological discoveries.

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