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The giant sloth -- the ancient land mammal whose modern descendants dwell in trees -- apparently had a taste for seafood, and began venturing into the sea as food sources on land dried up.
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It's not every day you get to pet a baby Dryosaur, admire the big peaceful hulk of a dino called Titanosaur or face down the fearsome T-Rex.
A pint-sized tyrannosaur braved the frigid Arctic and feasted on fellow dinosaurs 70 million years ago, according to a report Wednesday on a new species identified from fossilized skull bones in Alaska.
A 70 million year old fossil found in the Late Cretaceous sediments of Alaska reveals a new small tyrannosaur named Nanuqsaurus hoglundi .
Staff Writer Dave Flick reports: Two paleontologists at the Perot Museum of Nature and Science have discovered a dinosaur previously unknown to science - a pygmy version of the ferocious T-rex.
A grand jury handed up an indictment Wednesday that charges a Moab man with four federal offenses related to the theft of a fossilized dinosaur footprint from BLM-administered lands in Grand County.
To complete a puzzle, you need all the pieces. So when an amateur fossil hunter showed only a portion of a fossilized crocodile skull to researchers at a British dinosaur museum, they didn't think much of it.
Oh the Northern Lights, they shine so bright, and.AAAAAGGGH! About half the size of the famous T. Rex , pygmy tyrannosaur Nanuqsaurus hoglundi called Cretaceous Alaska home 70 million years ago.
A new analysis of ash from Zhoukoudian Locality 1, located in northern China, concludes that Homo erectus pekinensis , or Peking Man, could control and use fire some 770,000 years ago.
Leonardo, the mummified dinosaur , does not look like bones of a dinosaur puzzle carefully pieced together.
A file picture taken on March 13, 2009 shows the skeleton of a Cryolophosaurus Ellioti, diplayed at the exhibition "Dinosaurs of Gondwana" at the National Science Museum in Tokyo.
And it happens to be a particularly cool dinosaur, too. Torvosaurus gurneyi is the largest predatory land dinosaur ever discovered in Europe, according to a new study in the journal PLOS One.
Two theoretical physicists in the US have made a surprising connection between dinosaur extinction and dark matter.
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London, March 11 : Scientists have claim that the asteroid which caused the Chicxulub crater in the Gulf of Mexico, wiping out the dinosaur population from the earth, also devastated ocean populations by causing acidic rainfall on an enormous scale.
Bureau of Land Management ranger Tyler Fouss inspects the site where a dinosaur track was cut from the rock and hauled away.