Brazilian paleontologists have elucidated the evolutionary history of today's Yellow-spotted Amazon River turtle and of the oldest turtle in Brazil which inhabited the country 125 million years ago.
A group of scientists led by a North Carolina paleontologist have uncovered a rare trove of dinosaur eggs from a species that does not even have a name yet.
New research reveals that a well-preserved 52-million-year-old bird fossil specimen from the early Eocene of Wyoming, the United States, is from a previously...
The government minivan pulled up to the entrance of George Washington University, where hospital staff were waiting with two stretchers headed for a 9 a.m. appointment in radiology.
A fossil found on an island here two years ago was identified as from “one of the last dinosaurs” before their extinction 66 million years ago.
Everything we thought we knew about dinosaur tongues is wrong.
Since the earliest days of paleontology, scammers and crooks have worked up fake fossils and phony finds to make a quick buck. And some of the most storied names in science have fallen for them.
A cranium of a four-million-year-old fossil, that, in 1995 was described as the oldest evidence of human evolution in South Africa, has shown similarities to that of our own, when scanned through high resolution imaging systems.
An international team of paleontologists has identified two new species of ancient mammals that lived about 13 million years ago (middle Miocene epoch) in what is now Bolivia....
Even in the name of science, bringing back dinosaurs would be needlessly cruel to the maladapted creatures.