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Wed, 2018-01-31

The location, called Sirius Passet in Peary Land in the far north of Greenland, has been known as an early Cambrian fossil site, but it lies close to a geological fold belt. Having been heated to 200° C or more by metamorphism, most of the fossils...

Wed, 2018-01-31

Following Ray Stanford's 2012 discovery, a NASA volunteer works to excavate the slab containing the fossil footprints.

Tue, 2018-01-30

The artwork, by New Forest-based Michael Turner, is in a private gallery inside Terminal 5, which members of the public can enter even if they do not have a flight booked.

Tue, 2018-01-30

 A new species of bristle worm that lived about 508 million years ago (Cambrian period) has been ident...

Sat, 2018-01-27

Researchers from Ludwig-Maximilians-Universitaet (LMU) in Munich report the first description of the geologically oldest fossil securely attributable to the genus ...

Thu, 2018-01-25

The treasury of Niue have issued (9th January) a new silver crown coin which is in celebration of the 25th anniversary of the release of the Hollywood blockbuster film ...

Wed, 2018-01-24

A fight in the Utah Legislature over what should be named the state fossil has been avoided with the introduction of an official...

Mon, 2018-01-22

Moroccan authorities have opened an inquiry into the origins of a dinosaur tail from the North African country sold at auction in Mex...

Wed, 2018-01-31

Researchers have found the fossil of a dinosaur in the Sahara Desert, which could help explain the evolution of the animals in the continent.

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