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Dinosaurs - Fossils

While they were some of the first dinosaur fossils found, “the first fossil...
Following the discovery of the Ledi-Geraru jaw, an environmental study of the...
The Royal Tyrrell Museum in Drumheller, Alberta, is putting on display the...
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While they were some of the first dinosaur fossils found, “the first fossil celebrities” according to Kelley, 20th century interest in ichthyosaurs was eclipsed by the popularity of their land-dwelling neighbors,...
Following the discovery of the Ledi-Geraru jaw, an environmental study of the eastern African Plio-Pleistocene was conducted to investigate the long-standing hypotheses that the transition from Australopithecus to Homo...
The Royal Tyrrell Museum in Drumheller, Alberta, is putting on display the best-preserved fossil of a 110 million-year-old dinosaur ever found....
Way back in 2011, Shawn Funk was digging in Alberta's Millennium Mine, when he hit “something much harder than the surrounding rock.” And upon closer inspection he discovered that it was actually a dinosaur...
An ancient sink hole in eastern Tennessee holds the clues to an important transitional time in the evolutionary history of snakes. Among the fossilized creatures found there, according to a new paper, is a new species...
Researchers at Canada's Royal Ontario Museum have discovered a new species of North American ankylosaur that could help shed light on the ancient dinosaurs , according to a new study in Royal Society Open Science....
Around 66 million years ago, at the end of the Cretaceous period, a giant asteroid crashed into the present-day Gulf of Mexico, leading to the extinction of the non-avian dinosaurs. How plants were affected is less...
Modern whales' ancestors probably hunted and chased down prey, but somehow, those fish-eating hunters evolved into filter-feeding leviathans. An analysis of a 36.4-million-year-old whale fossil suggests that before...
During a fossil excavation session in Montana, Canada, the scientist suddenly came across new fossils of Ankylosaur while excavation the caves in search for new fossils . Initially, the scientists came across the...
Fossils discovered in ancient hot spring deposits in the Pilbara have pushed back by 580 million years the earliest known evidence for microbial life on land....

Dinosaurs / Fossils

A new, "baby dragon" dinosaur revealed in a fossil returned to China is a striking example of the discoveries that might be lost when scientific specimens are ......
On May 19, the China Post issued Chinese Dinosaurs , a set of themed postage stamps featuring seven dinosaurs whose fossils were first discovered in China. One of the "terrible lizards" is Gigantoraptor...
Visitors to the show can peruse three buildings of rocks, jewelry, fossils , dinosaurs , woolly mammoths, gold panning, and 26 vendors. Saturday speakers include: -- Dean Yongue a mine geologist, talking about how...
The new World's Giant Dinosaurs exhibit just opened inside a massive hall at the Manitoba Museum in Canada. The show features a mind-blowing combination of real fossils and robotic dinosaurs stretching more than 60...
Many of the dinosaurs were first discovered at Grand Staircase-Escalante National Monument and some paleontologists say the monument has the highest concentrations of dinosaur fossils found anywhere in the world. You...
The exhibit presents a touring collection of some of the world's largest dinosaurs . Fossils , casts, robotics, videos, and other media are used to illustrate the story of how dinosaurs evolved to such immense...
Dinosaurs of China will present some of the best preserved dinosaur fossils from anywhere in the world: not just the bones, but also soft parts including skin and feathers. It will feature 3D mounted skeletons, detailed...
When archeologists hunt for fossils what they're typically after are bones, footprints, and other fossilized traces of ancient creators having once roamed the planet. What they almost never even hope to find is a...
A spiky, tank-like dinosaur discovered in a Canadian mine is so well-preserved, it looks as if the fossilized creature were frozen in time for 110 million years. Miners discovered the 18-foot-long (5.5 meters) beast —...
Paleontologists aren't the only ones who find fossils these days. In fact, sometimes it's those who have access to the big equipment who have better luck uncovering some of the most jaw-dropping specimens. It...
Yet the professors, researchers and students of the Big Ten universities have made significant contributions to the study of dinosaurs , fossils and other elements of the distant past. In honor of Dinosaurs Day,...
Ben Garrod spent time on the drill rig that was stationed 30km off Mexico's Yucatan Peninsula in April/May last year, to better understand the aims of the project; Alice Roberts visited widely separated fossil beds...
The Royal Ontario Museum has unveiled a new species of ankylosaur, based on an almost complete skeleton and some preserved soft tissue that doesn't ......
Watch as Discovery's Daily Planet explores what it took to extract the dinosaur fossil from Suncor's Millennium Mine and what this rare find unveils about Alberta's pre-historic times. Here is what Suncor...
The best-preserved dinosaur fossil ever to be found was unveiled today in Canada's Royal Tyrrell Museum of Paleontology, nearly six years after miners discovered it by accident. The dinosaur's remains were so...
Make some time for the dinosaurs the next time you head to West Texas. Big Bend National Park recently unveiled its new Fossil Discovery Exhibit, and the bronzed, gaping jaws of an ancient toothy alligator have already...
However, the fossilised dinosaur is believed to have been red and sported bigger horns. It was so pristine that scientists were able to study remnants of the skin that covered its bumpy armour plates. Analysis of other...
Indeed, the striped Brazilian feather fossil is old enough that it might have been from the plumage of a non-avian dinosaur ! All we would need were tiny samples of dinosaur feather fossils for electron microscopy. The...
"We have a lot of hands-on activities, dinosaur puzzles where you build your own dino, a huge T-Rex replica, a gift shop, hundreds of fossils and a whole lot more," explained Daniels. 'Colossal Fossils...
This 3D animation shows the skull of Zuul crurivastator, a newly discovered dinosaur , from all angles. Complete fossils of ankylosaurs are, for some reason, very difficult to find. Like a coin toss, these specimens...