Exactly how long have bed bugs been pestering the creatures of the planet? A new study finds that the pests have been walking the Earth for the past 100 million years.
Animals May 18, 2019
Scientists discover a pint-sized version of T. rex that's small enough to pet on the head. Dated to 92 million years ago, this small but ferocious hunter fills a significant gap in dinosaur evolution.
Animals May 6, 2019
A professional fossil hunter placed a baby Tyrannosaurus rex fossil on auction on eBay. The action disappointed paleontologists who believe the specimen should have been analyzed first before being put on exhibit.
Ancient April 18, 2019
The American Museum of Natural History will open a new exhibit to showcase the T. rex as it has never been seen before. The exhibit will feature life-size recreation of the predator complete with patches of feathers on its head.
Animals March 9, 2019
The fossil of a diminutive Tyranossaurus rex relative was discovered in Utah. The discovery reveals new information on how and when the T. rex eventually came to rule North America.
Ancient February 22, 2019
Researchers were able to create the genome structure of dinosaurs, including the tyrannosaurs and velociraptor. The key was in studying the chromosomes of their closest relatives, birds and turtles.
Ancient June 7, 2018
Teeth suggest that the fossils unearthed in Montana belonged to a Tyrannosaurus rex. Researchers, however, said it could also be the remains of controversial species of dinosaur, the Nanotyrannus.
Animals March 29, 2018
What was the real purpose for the T-Rex's distinctive short forearms? A paleontologist believes that more than just being a remnant of evolution, the forearms were likely used to viciously slash the T-Rex's victims.
Animals November 5, 2017
Despite the jokes about its tiny arms, the T. rex - thanks to its massive size - is regarded as the king of the dinosaurs. New research has revealed the creature's bite may have even been more devastating than we once believed.
Ancient May 17, 2017
The T-rex and other tyrannosaur dinosaurs may have hunted their prey using a "sixth sense." These prehistoric animals have hypersensitive snout that can detect slight changes in the environment.
Animals March 30, 2017
The large body and rapid growth of theropods may have something to do with their ornamented heads. Researchers found that dinosaurs with horns, knobs and crests in their head tend to grow faster.
Animals September 28, 2016
A team of paleontologists from Seattle's Burke Museum discovered an extremely rare fossil of a Tyrannosaurus rex in Montana. The rare find may help scientists unravel more details about the ferocious dinosaur.
Ancient August 24, 2016
Here's why vertebrate paleontology expert Robert Reisz is convinced that the Tyrannosaurus rex and other theropod dinosaurs probably had lips covering their sharp, jagged teeth.
Animals May 20, 2016
Saskatchewan will have a dinosaur fossil as its official provincial emblem. Scotty the T. rex got the most online votes and will be officially inducted later this year.
Ancient May 20, 2016
A Tyrannosaurus rex found in Montana may have been pregnant when she died. How can this assist researchers in future studies of the ancient creatures?
Animals March 16, 2016
An international team of scientists has discovered the remains of a new tyrannosaur that could help provide more insights as to how these dinosaurs were able to become such massive creatures. The Timurlengia euotica showed traits that were similar to both the smaller tyrannosauroid and the larger tyrannosaurus rex.
Animals March 15, 2016
A new study in Canada revealed that carnivorous dinosaurs had evolved to have long legs so they could run faster when hunting prey. Researchers derived a formula to figure out which species were capable of doing so.
Animals January 29, 2016
Newly discovered dracoraptor dinosaur in UK was found to be an early relative of T-Rex. The fossils of the 'dragon thief' were said to have the most complete parts during the said time period.
January 21, 2016
A new study conducted by Dr. Stephen Lautenschlager from the University of Bristol demonstrates exactly how wide the T-Rex's jaw could actually get, confirming suspicions that you might not want to run into one.
Animals November 4, 2015
The eating habits of dinosaurs may largely depend on how wide they can open their jaws. Dinosaurs with meat diets such as the Tyrannosaurus rex were found to have a wider jaw gape than their plant-eating counterparts.
Animals November 4, 2015
T-rex as cannibals have long been suggested by scientists. Various studies had bits and pieces of information strengthening the idea that Tyrannosaurus rex ate each other.
Animals November 2, 2015
New evidence that will be presented at Geological Society of America in Baltimore on Nov. 1 suggests the T-Rex was a cannibal.
Animals October 30, 2015
What happens when the board game Monopoly collides with 'Jurassic World'? A clever dino-themed edition of the game that puts a fun spin on a classic family game.
Movies/TV Shows August 27, 2015
Serrated teeth sliced into animals during mighty battles in the Age of Dinosaurs. New discoveries were recently revealed when researchers cut into these ancient teeth.
July 29, 2015
Among its many charms, playing as dinosaurs in 'LEGO Jurassic World' has to be the funnest part. Here's how to unlock every playable dinosaur in the game — 20 in all.
Geek June 25, 2015
The Chilesaurus diegosuarezi was an herbivore with bones that look like they could have come from different dinosaurs.
Animals April 29, 2015
Tyrannosaurs may have joined up in "terror gangs" to hunt down and kill prey, fossilized tracks suggest. Finding show the creatures may not have been the solitary predators once thought.
Animals July 25, 2014
Named Changyuraptor yangi, the newly discovered flying dinosaur is the largest four-winged dinosaur known to be found. The fossils have been crucial for exploring different theories of how these creatures flew.
Geek July 17, 2014
FedEx has delivered on its promise, safely transporting one of the most complete T. rex skeletons to the National Museum of Natural History. The fossil will serve as the centerpiece of its new dinosaur and fossil hall after the facility is completed in a few years.
April 16, 2014
Life-sized dinosaurs are coming back to North America this summer. Here's a preview of Walking with Dinosaurs: The Arena Spectacular show!
Animals March 21, 2014
Scientists have named the biggest and baddest carnivorous dinosaur to have ever walked Europe after the author of Dinotopia. The 10 meter long predator stalked its prey over 150 million years ago.
Animals March 6, 2014
With teeth like steak knives, the 12-foot-long Dimetrodon may have been far more frightening than T-rex. They were also the distant ancestor of all mammals, including rabbits.
Animals February 7, 2014
While one of the most complete T. rex skeletons ever found heads off to the Smithsonian National Museum of Natural History, the museum's fossil wing is also scheduled to undergo a 5 year renovation project.
Animals January 18, 2014