Paleontologists

Fri, 2020-06-12

Fossils show that these fish were armed with a mouthful of awesome teeth. Each of two newly analyzed specimens sports a toothy lower jaw and one giant spear jutting down from its top...

Thu, 2020-06-11

A new genus and species of paravian theropod dinosaur has been identified from fossils found in Patagonia, Argentina.

Tue, 2020-06-09

IMAGINE STANDING ON THE EDGE of a giant crater, knowing nothing about how this massive hole in the ground came to be. Or figuring out that a cataclysmic event like an asteroid hitting the Earth killed the dinosaurs, but having no visible...

Wed, 2020-06-10

The fossil was discovered 44 meters (144 foot) underground during the digging of a well in San Pedro, around 180 kilometers to the north of the capital Buenos Aires.

Sat, 2020-06-06

Named Navajoceratops sullivani and Terminocavus sealeyi, both species belong to Ceratopsidae, the...

Sat, 2020-06-06

It’s a bit unorthodox, reaching out to those who spend their lives studying past and asking them to predict the future. But these paleontologists were happy to take on our assignment: Could you apply what you know about how life has changed over time to guess what...

Fri, 2020-06-05

In March 2019, a group of rock climbers discovered a string of large 'chicken paw prints' at the Sharen Bomb Shelter in Chongqing, China. ...

Sat, 2020-06-06

Paleontologists at St Petersburg University created the most detailed virtual 3D-model of the endocranial cast and blood vessels of the head of an ...

Fri, 2020-06-05

The fossil remains, which measure less than a meter and a half in length, were discovered at a dig in the province of Rio Negro in Argentine Patagonia, around 1,100 kilometers (685 miles) from Buenos Aires, the scientific dissemination agency from the La Matanza...

Fri, 2020-06-05

Paleontologists in Canada have analyzed the fossilized stomach contents from the exceptionally preserved specimen of ...

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