Monday, Oct 03, 2022

dinosaur fossils


What caused holes in Sue the T. rex's jawbone? Scientists are stumped

October 02, 2022 9:45 am

Sue is the biggest and best preserved Tyrannosaurus rex ever unearthed. A series of circular holes in Sue's jawbone continue to baffle scientists.

Remains of large dinosaur skeleton unearthed in Portugal

September 01, 2022 5:50 pm

Fossilized fragments from the dinosaur were first discovered in 2017 by a property owner in the city of Pombal in central Portugal while doing construction work.

Meet ‘Baby Yingliang’, a well-preserved dinosaur embryo discovered inside fossilised egg

December 22, 2021 2:38 pm

Oviraptorosaurs lived during the Cretaceous period(145 to 66 million years ago) in Asia and North America.

Footprints in Spain show meat-eating dinosaurs were fast and furious

December 10, 2021 3:08 pm

One of the dinosaurs ran 31.7-44.6 kmph - among the highest speed ever estimated for a dinosaur.

This dinosaur found in Chile had a battle ax for a tail

December 02, 2021 1:56 pm

The animal, which they named Stegouros elengassen, offers new clues about where these tank-like dinosaurs came from — and features a bizarre, bony tail shaped like a club that was wielded by Aztec warriors.

Duck-billed dinosaur may be one of many at Missouri site

November 30, 2021 3:35 pm

Beyond dinosaur bones, the teams have found remains of massive turtles, prehistoric fish, even crocodiles that may have been to up 15 meters long

Fearsome dinosaur that stalked Australia was a timid plant eater: study

October 25, 2021 10:29 pm

The tracks likely belonged to a two-legged ancestor of the giant, long-necked, four-legged sauropods that evolved later in the Mesozoic Era.

Remains of 'Big John', largest known triceratops, fetch nearly $8 mln

October 22, 2021 5:09 pm

The first piece of bone from the supersized skeleton - the skull alone is 2.62 meters long and two meters wide - was found in 2014.

Patagonian fossils show Jurassic dinosaur had herd mentality

October 22, 2021 11:40 am

The animals were found to have been grouped by age at the time of their deaths, with hatchlings and eggs in one area while skeletons of juveniles were clustered nearby.

Two new dinosaur predators discovered in England's Isle of Wight

September 30, 2021 1:04 pm

The two Cretaceous Period meat-eaters measured about 30 feet long and boasted elongated crocodile-like skulls.