Paleontologists

Thu, 2018-01-25

Dinosaurs that lived in what is now known as Victoria more than 120 million years ago would have dealt with prolonged periods of darkness and below freezing temperatures, a new study reveals.

Tue, 2018-01-23

The biggest discoveries can be made by the unlikeliest of scientists, like a volunteer sifting through desert rocks.

Thu, 2018-01-25

A new study based on recent findings might shed a new light on annelids (ringed worms). Researchers now have solid evidence that these animals developed heads more than 500 million years ago. An extremely well-preserved fossil also suggests how the head...

Mon, 2018-01-22

Scientists say the fossilized remains of a brittle star that lived 435 million years ago belong to a new species. 

Wed, 2018-01-24

Ancient images that creationists claim are evidence of humans living alongside dinosaurs are at best just smeared pictures, scientists find.

Thu, 2018-01-18

Scientists using laser-imaging technology have documented and digitally preserved the first known set of theropod dinosaur tracks in the state of Arkansas.

Wed, 2018-01-17

Newly discovered Caihong juji, a winged dinosaur that roamed what is now China around 161 million years ago, was likely bursting with color—a shock of blue and green around its face, and streaks of orange...

Mon, 2018-01-15

Russian scientists have described a new dinosaur species that roamed Siberia 120 million years ago, naming it the Siberian Titan. The giant with its long neck & tail is only the second of its type discovered on Russia’s territory.

Tue, 2018-01-16

Scientists have created a digital reconstruction of the skull of a 200-million-year-old South African dinosaur, which will allow enthusiasts all over the world to make 3D prints of the fossil at home.

Tue, 2018-01-23

What is a Transitional Fossil? A transitional fossil is a fossil of an organism that has traits from multiple evolutionary stages.

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