Exploring Prehistoric Life

Fri, 2017-11-10

The catastrophic asteroid impact that wiped out the dinosaurs 66 million years ago may not have been so...

Fri, 2017-11-03

The Chicxulub asteroid impact that wiped out the dinosaurs likely released far more climate-altering sulfur gas into the atmosphere than originally thought, according to new research...

Sun, 2017-10-29

 – A Yale-led research team has discovered a cache of embryo-like microfossils in northern Mongolia that may shed light on questions about the long-ago shift from microbes to animals on Earth.

Fri, 2017-10-27

The skull and tail bones of the 152 million-year-old fossilized skeleton of the ichthyosaur, found for the first time in India, are missing.

Fri, 2017-10-27

Two fossils help provide new insight into the mysterious, and extinct, scimitar cat.

Sun, 2017-10-22

Scientists have discovered a fossil of  a new species of Coelacanth fish in the Swiss Alps.

Sun, 2017-10-22

Chinese researchers have found a fossilized nest containing a new type of dinosaur egg, according to Anhui Geological Museum Friday.

Thu, 2017-10-19

How big was the biggest dinosaur?

Thu, 2017-10-19

This new type of condor was baptized as Pampagyps imperator.

Thu, 2017-10-19

The extremely well-preserved hatchling of Tasbacka danica was collected in 2008 from within a limestone concretion in the Ejerslev Mo-clay pit on the Isle of Mors, Denmark.

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