Paleontologists

Thu, 2018-07-19

The dig took place just outside of the town of Greybull, Wyoming in the “Morrison Formation,” a fertile source of dinosaur fossils dating from the late Jurassic...

Tue, 2018-07-17

Why reading about paleontology will make you want to go to grad school. The Rise and Fall of the Dinosaurs: A New History of a Lost World by Steve Brusatte.

Mon, 2018-07-16

Vegetables consumed by herbivore dinosaurs 150 million years ago had a higher nutritional value than the ones human beings consume in the polluted environment of the 21st century.

Sun, 2018-07-15

Almost a century after Roy Chapman Andrews led an expedition across the Gobi Desert and uncovered the first nest of dinosaur eggs ever found, Explorers Club Hong Kong employs NASA technologies to see what is left to discover.

Sat, 2018-07-14

In the deserts of Rajasthan's Jaisalmer district, paleontologists have stumbled upon nearly 47 million-year-old fossils of primitive whale, shark teeth, crocodilian teeth and turtle bones, which according to experts suggest that the area was under sea in the pre-...

Thu, 2018-07-12

A bird that lived alongside dinosaurs may have used its beak to preen its feathers, as modern birds do. But it...

Fri, 2018-07-13

The findings of archaeologists lifted the veil of secrecy in the history of mankind.

Thu, 2018-07-12

A seemingly unremarkable fossil first collected on a Melbourne beach more than 60 years ago has turned out to be the oldest known evidence of the rare pygmy right whale.

Fri, 2018-07-13

Archaeologists working in the southern Chinese Loess Plateau have unearthed stone tools crafted at least 2.1 million years ago by early humans. The discovery, reported in the journal ...

Sat, 2018-07-07

Southeast Oregon’s Fossil Lake has attracted amateur fossil collectors and paleontologists since the l880s, but a recent discovery astounded University of Oregon scientists.

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