Dinosaurs

Some species of ancient crocodiles walked on their two hind legs like dinosaurs

A research team has been surprised to know that some ancient crocodiles walked on two legs like dinosaurs and measured over three...

The asteroid that doomed the dinosaurs struck Earth at the ‘deadliest possible’ angle

Almost 66 million years ago, after a 7.5-mile-wide asteroid crashed into the ocean near what’s now the port town of Chicxulub, Mexico....

It is very difficult to spot the difference between male and female dinosaurs

Gender selection is a major evolutionary driver of many biological traits in animals. It is essential for understanding the anatomy, behavior, and...

Scientists discovered ‘the most dangerous place in history’ on Earth

A new study by the University of Portsmouth has provided a window into Africa's Age of Dinosaurs. They reviewed almost 100 years...

Scientists discovered new species of flying reptiles

Professor David Martill from Portsmouth and researchers from the United States and Morocco have discovered a community of flying reptiles that lived...

The oldest Ancestor of all humans and animals found in Australian fossils

A team of geologists at UC Riverside have discovered a tiny, wormlike creature, named Ikaria wariootia that is believed to be the...

75 million-year-old dinosaur skeletons found with fossil chromosomes

Scientists from the Institute of Vertebrate Paleontology and Paleoanthropology of the Chinese Academy of Sciences (CAS), and Mary Schweitzer, of North...

Dinosaurs were warm-blooded, suggests the study

A Yale-led study turns up the heat on a key question about dinosaurs’ body temperature: Were they warm-blooded or cold-blooded?

A New Species of Tyrannosaur Discovered in Alberta, Canada

This discovery is significant because it fills in a gap in our understanding of tyrannosaur evolution

New species of dinosaur discovered

A new species of Allosaurus.