Paleontologists

Tue, 2018-09-11

A new species of dinosaur named Akainacephalus johnsoni has been discovered and announced in the Kaiparowits Formation...

Wed, 2018-09-12

Announcing the completion of time-consuming “cleaning” work, a research team in Hokkaido has unveiled what it claims is the largest dinosaur skeleton ever found in Japan.

Tue, 2018-09-11

A giant sloth, weighing 5 or 6 tons, and whose stature could exceed twice that of a human being, was part of prehistoric Costa Rica and inhabited our lands about 7 million years ago.

Sun, 2018-09-09

When I read Michael Crichton’s famous Jurassic Park in the 1990’s, I knew enough about the approach to sense that cloning could be used to bring back extinct animals.

Sat, 2018-09-08

In 2004, Woo-suk Hwang fooled the scientific community. Now he wanted to bring a species back to life.

Sat, 2018-09-08

Museum collections provide valuable datasets, and this one is no exception.

Thu, 2018-09-06

Jurassic deep-water reptiles thrived as sea levels rose, while species that dwelled in the shallows waters disappeared, according to new research from the...

Thu, 2018-09-06

For the uninitiated, Gujarat is home to Balasinor, the largest dinosaur fossil site in the world. Surprisingly, this startling fact has managed to evade the attention of travellers to Gujarat, for not many people know about it.

Wed, 2018-09-05

Wendy Sloboda's keen eye spurred a major find near Lethbridge, Alta., in 1987.

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