Paleontologists

Mon, 2020-01-13

Growing up Tyrannosaurus rex: A new study from Oklahoma State University provides details about what life was like for the famous dinosaurs during their juvenile...

Sat, 2020-01-11

“It was just really lucky,” said Dr. Smith, who works at Johns Hopkins University in Baltimore and is part of the team that reported the find in Nature Communications.

Fri, 2020-01-10

A new study published by paleontologists Matthew M. Canoy Illies and Denver Fowler, examines the kinked tail of “Larry” the...

Thu, 2020-01-09

Smell was certainly an important part of dinosaur life. What do we know about it?

Wed, 2020-01-08

It is well known that the size, shape and structure of organisms can evolve at different speeds, ranging from fast-evolving adaptive radiations to living fossils such as cichlids or coelacanths, respectively.

Wed, 2020-01-08

THE wildfires ravaging Australia could lead to a “mass extinction” of species which could take millions of years to recover from, a scientist has warned.

Tue, 2020-01-07

Small but fearsome dinosaurs once thought to be pygmy kin of Tyrannosaurus rex instead may have been mere...

Wed, 2020-01-08

New evidence gleaned from Antarctic seashells confirms that Earth was already unstable before the asteroid impact that...

Tue, 2020-01-07

1877 was a banner year for American dinosaurs: three major finds in the West turned the region into a “paleontologist’s El Dorado.”

Fri, 2020-01-03

When Steven Spielberg made the Hollywood blockbuster, paleontologists didn't know much about the T. rex — only seven or eight skeletons existed in the fossil record. Since then, however, a dozen ...

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