The Thornton triceratops isn't what everyone thought it was. After paleontologists got a closer look at the fossil, they found out that it was the bones of the rarer torosaurus.
Animals December 6, 2017
A nearly-complete dinosaur fossil believed to be that of a Tyrannosaur species has been unearthed. The discovery was made in the GSENM area in southwestern United States.
Animals October 24, 2017
What really killed the dinosaurs? It wasn't the asteroid, but the long winter that followed its descent.
Animals May 16, 2017
Scientists found well-preserved fossilized remains of a ‘dinosaur mummy’ that dated back 110 million years. The fossilized remains of the dinosaur were discovered in Alberta, Canada.
Ancient May 15, 2017
Giant predatory sea lizards known as Kaikaifilu thrived in Antarctica some 66 million years ago. According to paleontologists, these Mosasaurs had an average length of 10 meters and reigned as the largest marine predator during the terminal phase of the dinosaur age.
Ancient November 9, 2016
Austroposeidon magnificus has been proclaimed as Brazil's biggest dinosaur and its remains went for public viewing for the first time in more than 60 years. The fossils were under wraps for six decades because of the lack of staff and funding for the Museum of Earth Sciences in Rio de Janeiro.
Animals October 7, 2016
For the first time ever, researchers have found evidence of septic arthritis in a dinosaur.
Ancient August 4, 2016
A rare fossil of a young rapetosaurus could teach researchers about how the animal lived millions of years ago. What can we learn from analyzing the birth, life and death of this tiny dinosaur?
Animals April 21, 2016
Scientists have created 3D models of how the size, body shape and weight distribution of large dinosaurs evolved through time. The study involved the sauropods, which was the most dominant group of massive herbivores during the Mesozoic era.
Animals April 1, 2016
A reptile skull from 250 million years before the present day could answer questions about the rise of dinosaurs. What makes Teyujagua paradoxa so special?
Animals March 12, 2016
A professor from the MSU published a paper on a new duck-billed dinosaur. Nicknamed Super Duck, the newly discovered member of the duck-billed family is the missing piece of the story behind the dinosaur group's evolution.
Animals November 17, 2015
Scientists discovered that a dinosaur as big as a double decker bus has brain the size of a tennis ball thanks to a skull found in Spain. This discovery, scientists believe, can usher better understanding on how dinosaurs lived.
Animals October 14, 2015
See how this T-Rex fares as it undergoes American Ninja Warrior Training. The king of the dinosaurs isn't letting his little arms get in the way of this challenging obstacle course.
Internet Culture October 12, 2015
After studying dinosaur fossils obtained in Montana, researchers were able to reveal historical data about how the Maiasaura lived and died. The researchers emphasized that the key to their findings is histological analysis.
Animals October 6, 2015
Dinosaur bones of a gentle herbivore giant much like this one have been recovered in an archaeological site northwest of Queensland, Australia.
September 28, 2015
Dinosaurs are popularly believed as tropical dwellers but the discovery of the Ugrunaaluk kuukpikensis in the high Arctic of Alaska could change scientists' views on the behavior and physiology of these extinct creatures.
Animals September 23, 2015
Experts are convinced that the fossils of a triceratops-like dinosaur that were found in the Judith River Formation in Montana belong to a yet undiscovered species. Scientists nicknamed the dinosaur Ava because of its resemblance to Avaceratops.
Animals September 18, 2015
Jurassic World is now the big daddy at the box office after coming away with $204 million on its first weekend. The movie is set to top the first Avengers from Marvel Studios.
Movies/TV Shows June 16, 2015
A dinosaur researcher in Alberta, Canada found a unique way to propose to his girlfriend. He did so in a scientific paper.
June 5, 2015
Scientists have found fossil remains of a truly unique dinosaur. It had wings for soaring short distances but not for true flight.
Animals April 30, 2015
A 100-million-year-old fossil was found in Texas by a 4-year-old boy. How did this young scientist make such a remarkable find?
April 10, 2015
The brontosaurus should once again be considered a unique genus of dinosaur, according to a new study. This is their strange tale.
April 8, 2015
Sophie the Stegosaurus has been "weighed" by paleontologists, but how did they do it?
March 4, 2015
CogniToys by Elemental Path are next-generation dinosaur toys using IBM Watson to learn and grow with children.
Gadgets February 17, 2015
By using X-ray to record a guineafowl as it walked through a bed of poppy seeds, researchers came up with a three-dimensional model to understand how the ancient tracks of the Corvipes lacertoideus were formed millions of years ago.
Animals December 10, 2014
Future designs of robots may look like running birds, as these animals are unmatched in terms of speed, conservation of energy and the ability to prevent themselves from falling over.
October 30, 2014
Bite marks and a tooth of the semi-aquatic phytosaur that were found in the thigh of the terrestrial predator rauisuchid provide evidence that land and water dinosaurs interact and even engage in fights during the Triassic era.
Earth/Environment September 30, 2014
The Spinosaurus aegyptiacus may have feasted on early crocodiles, sharks and gigantic fish during the mid-cretaceous period but it is believed to have also occasionally taken down other dinosaurs.
Animals September 13, 2014
Remains of the Spinosaurus aegyptiacus that were unearthed from Kem Kem beds in Morocco revealed that the animal is bigger than the Tyrannosaurus rex by at least 8 feet providing evidence that it could have been the largest predatory dinosaur that existed in prehistoric times.
Earth/Environment September 13, 2014
Dinosaur fossils were spotted in a cliffwall in Tanzania, East Africa, which later turned out to be a new species of dinosaur that belongs to a group of large sauropods that thrived in the Cretaceous Period.
Animals September 10, 2014
Scientists say that some theropod dinosaurs evolved into birds. These dinosaurs adapted to environmental changes and evolved in about 50 million years.
August 3, 2014