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Biggest Known Dinosaur To Walk Earth Just Got Named

Researchers just officially described and named the largest dinosaur on Earth to have ever lived: the Patagotitan mayorum. Learn more about the biggest member of the sauropod dinosaur family.

Animals August 9, 2017

Colony Of 1 Million Penguins Flock To Argentina To Feast On Fish

More than a million Magellanic penguins flocked to the shores of Argentina to feast on an abundance of small fish. Visitors who plan to visit the Punta Tombo peninsula will be treated to a spectacular sight.

Animals February 19, 2017

Baby Dolphin Dies On Argentina Beach As Tourists Seek Selfies

Argentinean paper La Capital reports another animal death from tourist selfies. Tourists have been seen dragging a baby dolphin from the waters of San Bernardo, located around 200 miles south of Buenos Aires.

Animals January 28, 2017

Is The Newly Discovered Dinosaur With T. Rex Arms 'Cursed'?

After a long and arduous expedition, scientists from the Field Museum unearthed the fossils of a dinosaur with T. rex-like arms. During the trip, however, a few misfortunes befell the team.

Ancient July 15, 2016

23 Franciscana Dolphins Found Dead On Argentina Beach

The Mundo Marino Foundation cleared up the beached dolphin incident in February after finding 22 other Franciscana dolphins dead. Washing up along various shores in Argentina, the other dolphins bore similar strange markings, hinting at a bigger issue at hand.

Earth/Environment March 3, 2016

Dinosaur 'Aunts, Uncles And Cousins' Lived More Recently Than Previously Thought

The dinosauromorphs were accurately dated for the first time, by a cross-continental team.

Earth/Environment December 11, 2015

The President Of Argentina Just Adopted A 'Werewolf'

How do you prevent a child from transforming into a werewolf? Get the president of Argentina to adopt them.

Internet Culture December 29, 2014

Amateur finds 500,000-year-old fossil of giant ground sloth in Argentina

From digging a well to discovering a fossil. Discovery in Argentina adds to what researchers can go on about the giant ground sloth scelidotherium leptocephalum.

Animals October 27, 2014

Newfound dinosaur so big even a T. rex would run scared: Creature weighed 65 tons, more than a Boeing 737

A new dinosaur found that is called Dreadnoughtus is the largest of such creatures ever found. This dinosaur is larger that seven bull African elephants, and a T. rex would look puny alongside it.

Geek September 6, 2014

Supermassive Dreadnoughtus dinosaur discovered in Argentina

The discovery represents the most complete giant titanosaur discovered so far. The beast measured in at 85 feet long and 30 feet tall.

Internet Culture September 4, 2014

Scientists excavate fossils of titanosaurs, biggest dinosaurs to walk on Earth, in Patagonia

Paleontologits have found the remains of what could be the biggest dinosaur to have ever walked the Earth.THe giant sized fossils were unearthed in Argentina.

Animals May 19, 2014

Discovery of long-neck sauropod dinosaur in Argentina proves that they survived beyond Jurassic

Diplodocid, a type of Sauropod dinosaur, may have lived millions of years after the rest of their family went extinct.

Animals May 17, 2014

Impact glass from asteroid traps ancient plant life and has secrets to tell

Plant material from millions of years ago was preserved in glass, created in an asteroid impact. What does the discovery tell us about Mars?

Space April 22, 2014

Magellanic penguin chicks getting wiped out by freaky weather

Magellanic penguin chicks in Argentina are in trouble...deep trouble, due to extreme weather conditions.

Animals January 30, 2014

Prehistoric poo discovered in Argentina

A museum of poo is likely as scientists have excavated a field of dinosaur excrement in Argentina.

Animals December 3, 2013

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