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3 hrs ago | Midhurst and Petworth
The largest egg in the world could be sold for as much as 50,000 when it is auctioned at Billingshurst in November.
4 hrs ago | Live Science
Fossils discovered in South America are evidence of true survivors: a new species of lizardlike reptiles that lived through the event that killed the dinosaurs.
8 hrs ago | ABC News
Ancient volcanoes in Northern Australia caused half of the world's species to go extinct, and can teach us about the future.
Followers are flocking to the Lego Academics on Twitter to watch the toy scientists tackle the amusing everyday challenges of academia.
Blackberries poke through a Japanese knotweed plant that has been labeled as invasive and hit with herbicide in Inter River Park.
A paleontologist says egg shell fragments at an Alberta ravine are likely from a duck-billed dinosaur nest.
Paleontologists know plenty about our nearest human cousins, the Neanderthals. They know that this highly successful species walked the Earth for some 300,000 years .
In the Jurassic Period, when dinosaurs ruled the land, tiny mammals probably had to keep a low profile and survive by gobbling any insects they could find, but new research suggests these early mammals may have been pickier eaters than scientists previously thought.
Perhaps you've heard of the Creation Museum, the horrifying Kentucky institution that teaches children and anyone else willing to listen all sorts of Bible-based creationist inaccuracies.
A security guard at the Museum of Natural History runs into a whole mess of trouble when everything comes to life on the night shift.
We seem indifferent to the mass extinction we're causing, yet we lose a part of ourselves when another animal dies out.
Giant toothless pterosaurs with wingspans stretching 39 feet across ruled the skies 60 million years ago, and new research suggests that these ancient flying creatures once had a worldwide presence, and likely played an important role in the Late Cretaceous ecosystem.
341438MH The St James's Road museum will be hosting a free fossil fun day on Saturday August 30 from 10am to 4pm where young and old alike can enjoy activities inspired by an era long lost to history.
Larson, a founder of the Black Hills Institute of Geological Research, Inc., supervised excavation of the giant fossil in August 1990 after Sue Hendrickson, one of his staff, discovered it in the Cheyenne River Indian Reservation in western South Dakota.
No Pixar film has had a rougher road to theaters than the upcoming The Good Dinosaur .
A hiker has discovered a new collection of footprints left behind 125 million years ago by a number of different dinosaurs.
The stegosaurus that originally was located on U.S. 50 near Walmart was moved Tuesday to its new home at the PCC Fremont Campus.
Updated: Thu Aug 21, 2014 06:31 am
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