Friday, Sep 30, 2022



Palaeontologists discover extinct Jurassic reptile that lived among dinosaurs

September 19, 2022 5:35 pm

Scientists discovered an extinct prehistoric reptile species that lived among the dinosaurs during the Jurassic period.

Small dinosaur fit for the living room to be sold at Paris auction

September 08, 2022 11:00 am

The creature is estimated to have lived more than 150 million years ago. Its remains have been restored by a team of Italian paleontologists.

Africa’s oldest dinosaur discovered in Northern Zimbabwe

September 01, 2022 3:33 pm

A nearly-intact fossil of Mbiresaurus raathi, Africa's oldest discovered dinosaur, was unearthed in Northern Zimbabwe by an international group of researchers.

Texas drought reveals 113-million-year-old dinosaur footprints

August 28, 2022 7:30 pm

A megadrought exposed the tracks of an Acrocanthosaurus dinosaur in a dried-up river bed.

New dinosaur helps scientists understand why meat-eating dinosaurs had short arms

July 11, 2022 2:22 pm

The discovery of Meraxes gigas helped scientists understand more about large mega-predatory dinosaurs like the T.rex, especially about why they evolved to have really small forelimbs.

76 million-year-old dinosaur skeleton to be auctioned in New York City

July 06, 2022 1:37 pm

All of the other known Gorgosaurus skeletons are in museum collections, making this one the only specimen available for private ownership, the auction house said.

Bolivian boy turns photographer on iconic salt flats - with help from a dinosaur

May 03, 2022 1:00 pm

The Uyuni salt flats in southern Bolivia is one of the Andean country's top tourist attractions. The vast area is also a trove of electric vehicle battery metal lithium, though there is little production and few economic benefits so far.

Geologists uncover 'treasure trove' of dinosaur tracks in Poland

December 15, 2021 2:08 pm

The largest footprints of carnivorous dinosaurs are 40 cm long and in many cases the skin can be seen in detail.

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