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Mon, 2018-04-16

The Trump administration's move to reduce the size of Bears Ears National Monument by 85 percent jeopardizes future research and excavation in one of the densest fossil troves in the world, according to scient...

Sat, 2018-04-14

Two months out from the film’s release, Universal Pictures has posted a 30-second teaser for the upcoming full-length trailer...

Sat, 2018-04-14

Here's a brainteaser: Do the 520-million-year-old fossils of an ancient, bug-like creature actually show a silhouette of its brains? Or are these blobby shapes in its head merely fossilized bacteria?

Sat, 2018-04-14

New research by a team of scientists from the University of Exeter and elsewhere offers an illuminating insight into iridescent colors found on the earliest known lepidopterans, which lived on our planet 200 million years ago (...

Fri, 2018-04-13

Dinosaurs have ruled my house for years, and we’ve done our fair share of dino hunting. Check out these dino-mite Midwest spots you and your own dino-lovers can’t miss.

Fri, 2018-04-13

Arizona now has a state dinosaur thanks to an 11-year-old boy...

Fri, 2018-04-13

Around 100 million years ago, large carnivorous dinosaurs and reptiles dominated the landscape in what we now call Africa. But how were so many fearsome predators able to exist side by side without outcompeting one another?...

Sat, 2018-04-14

The skeletons of a 12-meter-long Diplodocus and an...

Thu, 2018-04-12

 The Motion Picture Association of America has officially rated the upcoming sequel, the fifth entry in the ...

Fri, 2018-04-13

252 million years ago, the Permian extinction wiped out much of the life on Earth. Unlike the...

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