Paleontologists

Thu, 2018-05-17

They’re not recreating Jurassic Park, but students at Olathe North High School are getting some hands-on time with real dinosaur bones and other...

Thu, 2018-05-17

A species of fish that lived 350 million years ago has been discovered in Nova Scotia, casting new light on a little-understood time period.

Wed, 2018-05-16

Imagine a hummingbird sitting on a tiny nest filled with even teenier eggs. Adorable, right? Now picture a dinosaur the size of a fully grown hippopotamus settling onto its eggs—sounds like a recipe for a dinosaur omelet.

Tue, 2018-05-15

Here are a few of the best dig sites across the country that welcome newcomers who want to learn about paleontology.

Tue, 2018-05-15

AN ASTONISHING breakthrough has raised hopes that a real-life Ice Age Jurassic Park could be just around the corner.

Fri, 2018-05-18

A fossil tail was discovered by paleontologists, who believe it could be the missing link in the evolution of crocodiles.

Mon, 2018-05-14

Paleontologists have actually found a Jurassic fossil tail, which could be the missing out on web link in the family tree of crocodiles.

Sat, 2018-05-12

"99 out of a 100 times you’re going to find a fish. And then sometimes you get a little insect or a leaf, something that gives you a little surprise. But to find a mammal," Hebdon said, "it’s crazy rare to even have them out here."

Sat, 2018-05-12

The discovery of Llanocetus denticrenatus — an ancient whale species that swam in Antarctic waters 34 million years ago, during a...

Thu, 2018-05-10

Paleontologists have recently discovered the biggest pterosaur jawbone ever found, indicating the existence of a previously unknown flying reptile that lived in what is now Romania.

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