Paleontologists

Mon, 2018-05-07

The discovery of a 475-million-year-old trilobite exoskeleton in Tennessee recently is a glimpse into an ancient past....

Tue, 2018-05-08

After 25 years of collecting fossils at a Pennsylvania site, scientists at the Academy of Natural Sciences of Drexel University now have a much better picture of an ancient, extinct 12-foot fish and the world in which it lived.

Tue, 2018-05-08

It's unclear how the animal died, but its body fell to the bottom of the lake, where it lay buried for about 16,000 years — that is, until this past fall, when landscapers in Utah unexpectedly unearthed the horse's remains in their backyard.

Wed, 2018-05-09

When adults think about dinosaurs, we tend to go straight to the marquee names—the T. rex and...

Sat, 2018-05-05

Utah State Parks is asking for help to stop vandalism of dinosaur tracks at Red Fleet State Parks.

Sat, 2018-05-05

The world's oldest fossil plant, a six-cm-long stem that is 432 million years old, was a part of the collections in the Prague-seated National Museum's (NM) depositories for 150 years before being uncovered by contemporary experts, the NM told CTK on Thursday....

Sat, 2018-05-05

On the Philippines’ northern island of Luzon, researchers have made an exciting find: stone tools and bones from a butchered rhinoceros that date to 709,000 years ago, hundreds of thousands of years before modern humans evolved.

Sat, 2018-05-05

The Tyrannosaurus rex is, without a doubt, the greatest predator to have walked this Earth. As an adult it was an ...

Thu, 2018-05-03

A bird that lived alongside dinosaurs may have preened its feathers like modern birds — despite a full mouth of teeth that also let it chomp like a dino.

Thu, 2018-05-03

But this is merely the latest in a long line of fossil discoveries that have made Scotland one of the world's great hunting grounds for palaeontologists.

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