Paleontologists

Tue, 2021-09-07

Paleontologists have unearthed the fossilized remains of large teratornithid birds at four localities in central Argentina.

Wed, 2021-09-01

Everyone has heard of dinosaurs, and for most, the creatures are as fascinating as they are terrifying. But while scientists continue to uncover truths about these ancient creatures, what we know about their lives and behavior changes how we perceive them....

Wed, 2021-09-01

An incomplete fossil record hampers reconstructing the early evolution of caimans (subfamily Caimaninae). In new research, paleontologists from Germany and the United States have described two previously unpublished, 52-million-year-old fossils of a key caiman...

Tue, 2021-08-31

A new species of the mosasaur genus Ectenosaurus has been identified from the fossilized remains found in western Kansas, the United States.

Sat, 2021-08-28

Chase Doran Brownstein from the Department of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology at Yale University and the Stamford Museum and Nature Center has described two new dinosaurs — a herbivorous hadrosaur and a...

Fri, 2021-08-27

A nearly complete skeleton of a tapejarid pterosaur that lived during the Cretaceous Period was intercepted during a police raid at Santos Harbour in the...

Fri, 2021-08-27

A three-dimensionally preserved skull of a previously unknown Triassic-period reptile from Argentina illuminates the origin of lepidosauromorphs (lizards,...

Wed, 2021-08-25

The new specimen from the Upper Cretaceous Xiaguan Formation in the Chinese province of...

Tue, 2021-08-24

Paleontologists have described two new species from the Cambrian period of Utah, which illuminate the early evolution of...

Thu, 2021-08-19

Paleontologists have identified three new species of placental mammals called condylarths (archaic ungulates) from fossils found in Wyoming, the United States.

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