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Wed, 2021-05-05

The finding makes Meghalaya the fifth state in India after Gujarat, Madhya Pradesh, Maharashtra, and Tamil Nadu to report...

Tue, 2021-05-04

Bicellum brasieri, a freshwater protist that lived nearly one billion years ago, had two distinct cell types and could be the earliest multicellular animal ever recorded. Found in the Scottish Highlands, the m...

Fri, 2021-04-30

Very few movies from the last few decades have had the lasting cultural impact of Jurassic Park. The 1993 film was an...

Thu, 2021-04-29

Jurassic Park is a total thrill. Under Steven Spielberg's direction, the dinosaur movie hooks viewers from the start, while the conclusion is epic.

Thu, 2021-04-29

Super Mario World's Yoshi is one of Nintendo's most recognizable characters. An archived interview with Satoru Iwata reveals how Yoshi was designed.

Thu, 2021-04-29

Yamatosaurus izanagii roamed our planet 71.8 million years ago during the Late Cretaceous period....

Wed, 2021-04-28

An international team of scientists has recovered and analyzed partial mitochondrial genomes from 1,300-1,400-year-old specimens of Voay robustus, a recently extinct species...

Fri, 2021-05-07

We've had about 65 million years to brainstorm these roaring good jokes.

Tue, 2021-04-27

A new genus and species of lithostrotian titanosaur has been identified from a partial skeleton found in northern Chile.

Tue, 2021-04-27

Powered flight in animals—that uses flapping wings to generate thrus—is a very energetically demanding mode of locomotion that requires many anatomical and physiological adaptations. In fact, the capability to develop it has only appea...