News on Paleontology continually updated from thousands of sources around the net.
1 hr ago | BBC News
Dinosaurs were wiped out by an asteroid impact when they were at their most vulnerable, according to a new study.
3 hrs ago | WFAA-TV Dallas
In the mountains of Alaska's Denali National Park and Preserve, Dr. Tony Fiorillo, curator of earth sciences at The Perot Museum of Nature and Science in Dallas, is leading an annual expedition to hunt for remnants of dinosaurs in Denali.
7 hrs ago | Scotsman.com
Dinosaurs could be roaming the Earth today instead of humans if they had not fallen victim to "colossal bad luck", according to new research led by Scottish scientists.
12 hrs ago | The China Post
If you've visited a dinosaur exhibit in the last five years you know that at least some of the scaly, reptilian-looking creatures most of us imagined were in fact plumed.
16 hrs ago | The Oregonian
For the first time in three decades, scientists are about to revisit one of North America's most remarkable troves of ancient fossils: the bones of tens of thousands of animals piled at least 30 feet deep at the bottom of a sinkhole-type cave.
20 hrs ago | York Press
Museum bosses have said nine dinosaurs are suspected of taking "bites" out of precious artefacts and there has bee discovery of some dinosaur bones Until August 31, children are being asked to become great dinosaur detectives to help staff solve clues around the museum, look at dinosaur fossils and find out which one of our naughty dinosaurs is ... (more)
Dinosaurs are taking over Everett at the Jurassic Quest two-day adventure. This weekend paleontologists of all ages can through back in time to explore dozens of museum quality dinosaurs.
Three sets of tyrannosaur tracks discovered in northeastern British Columbia reveal the bipedal carnivores likely traveled in packs, according to new research published in Wednesday's edition of the journal PLOS ONE .
BISMARCK State paleontologist John Hoganson, who was the first paleontologist for the North Dakota Geological Survey, is bringing to a close his 33-year career with the Survey.
The discovery of 150-million-year-old fossils in Siberia has led scientists to believe our original views of the terrifying and scaly creatures are wide of the mark All dinosaurs were either covered in feathers or had the potential to become giant fluff-balls, according to an eye-opening new study.
This statue of a fossilized T. rex stands on the Google "campus," which is what they cll their office complex.
Scientists and Brazil's government disagree about whether the isolated Amazon tribespeople who came down with flu after making contact with the outside world last month received adequate medical treatment.
Approximately 65 million years ago, when the dinosaurs went extinct, 75% of the planet's many species went with them.
Blood-sucking insects may have been around for a lot longer than we thought. Newly discovered fossils show that bugs have been feeding on blood since the height of the dinosaur era.
Arizona's original dinosaur fan convention DinoCon comes to Phoenix Center for the Arts on Saturday, August 2, from 3 to 9 p.m., and sadly it's not just these larger than life creatures that have gone extinct.
The first-ever example of a primitive plant-eating dinosaur with feathers and scales has been discovered by a team involving a researcher from UCC.
Updated: Sun Jul 27, 2014 11:27 pm
Copyright © 2014 Topix LLC