Exploring Prehistoric Life
– 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.
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.
Two fossils help provide new insight into the mysterious, and extinct, scimitar cat.
Scientists have discovered a fossil of a new species of Coelacanth fish in the Swiss Alps.
Chinese researchers have found a fossilized nest containing a new type of dinosaur egg, according to Anhui Geological Museum Friday.
This new type of condor was baptized as Pampagyps imperator.
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.
Paleontologists have discovered a new species of extinct hyaenodont in Tanzania. The fossil offers new insights into the disappearance of hyaenodonts — once Africa’s top predator — during the Paleogene.
Ancient whales had extremely sharp predator teeth similar to lions