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Thu, 2018-03-22

The Arkansas legislature resolved last year that Arkansaurus Fridayi was the state's official dinosaur and that was good.

Thu, 2018-03-22

Fossilised faeces and holes in ancient jawbones show that dinosaurs, like modern animals, were plagued by parasites.

Thu, 2018-03-22

Pangea was assembled from other earlier continents about 300 million years ago. It began to break up at the end of the...

Fri, 2013-09-27

The ancient fossil, just discovered in China, could upend our understanding of how all vertebrates evolved over time.

Sat, 2018-03-17

There are few movies quite as iconic as Jurassic Park. The 1993 Steven Spielberg classic is beloved by cinephile...

Fri, 2018-03-16

Paleontologists have just discovered 66-million-year-old fossils that belong to six new species of pterosaurs, which are prehistoric flying reptiles.

Fri, 2018-03-16

A complete new examination taking a gander at varieties in Ichthyosaurus, a typical British Jurassic ichthyosaur (maritime reptile) otherwise called ‘Ocean Dragons’...

Fri, 2018-03-16

A new study has re-discovered fossil collections from a 19th century hermit that validate 'phantom' fossil footprints collected in the 1950s showing dicynodonts coexisting with dinosaurs.

Sun, 2018-03-18

Some dinosaurs used heat of the sunlight or microbial decay to warm their eggs, while others brooded, a study by a team including a researcher from Nagoya University suggests.

Thu, 2018-03-15

Scientists have peered into the brain of a prehistoric creature that lived around 520 million years ago. Fifteen fossils of the ancient predator were recently discovered in Greenland, which had fortunately escaped the ravages of time and elements....

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