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Fri, 2018-03-30

Beloved actor Jeff Goldblum has teased audiences regarding potential cameos for Jurassic World: Fallen Kingdom, among other details.

Tue, 2018-03-27

Scientists studying a giant fossilized lion skull think it could be evidence of a previously unknown population of lions.

Sun, 2018-03-25

After half a century of studying prehistoric fish fossils, Chinese paleontologist Chang Meemann has a favorite: Youngolepis.

Sun, 2018-03-25

Scientists have identified a new species of reptile from prehistoric Connecticut and, boy, does it have a mouth on it.

Fri, 2018-03-30

On a semiarid Patagonian landscape 85 million years ago, a formidable meat-eater called Tratayenia rosales...

Thu, 2018-03-29

Among more than 2,000 ancient fossils found in an African excavation, paleontologists have discovered new species of some of the earliest dinosaurs.

Thu, 2018-04-05

The tracks were made by massive dinosaurs some 170 million years ago (Middle Jurassic period), in a muddy, shallow lagoon....

Sat, 2018-03-24

Everyone knows dinosaurs are extinct. But this is a case of one that was extinguished.

Fri, 2018-03-23

The ocean may be the origin of all life on Earth, but that isn’t to say that all the animals who evolved on land left the water behind forever.

Sat, 2018-03-24

Bony fishes are the most diverse of all extant vertebrate groups. A comprehensive phylogenetic analysis of the group now provides new insights into its 250-million-year evolutionary history.

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