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Tiny T. Rex not from separate genus, they were actually kids, reveals bone analysis

What were once thought to be the fossils of a separate & smaller genus of the T-Rex turned out to be the remains of juveniles of their kind.

03 Jan 2020 3:00 PM

Post-apocalyptic fossils show rise of mammals after dinosaur demise

With dinosaurs no longer eating them, mammals made quick evolutionary strides.

25 Oct 2019 10:26 AM

Fossils of largest flying animal discovered

Largest flying animal in history identified: study.

11 Sep 2019 10:34 AM

3X larger birds than an Ostrich existed in Taurida Cave

It was previously thought that such gigantism in birds only existed on the islands of Madagascar and New Zealand as well as Australia.

07 Jul 2019 12:15 PM

Fire rages through Rio museum, 200 years of knowledge ‘lost’

Esteemed National Museum in northern Rio, which houses artefacts from Egypt, Greco-Roman art and some of the first fossils found in Brazil.

03 Sep 2018 9:12 AM


Fossils of first giant dinosaur discovered in Argentina

Researchers said the dinosaur - named Ingentia prima, meaning “the first giant” - was up to 33 feet long.

14 Jul 2018 10:07 AM

Diver claims to have found ancient mammoth skeleton

But he refuses to tell authorities where it is

04 Apr 2018 1:37 PM

Stone tools from Kenya give early glimpse of human behavior

Stone tools and other items from ancient sites give a glimpse at the emergence of some key human behaviours.

16 Mar 2018 8:23 AM

Scientists discover Egyptian dinosaur with ties to Europe

The new specimen sheds new light on Afro-European dinosaur ties.

30 Jan 2018 11:11 AM

Los Angeles subway work uncovers array of Ice Age fossils

Partial rabbit jaw, mastodon tooth are also part of the find.

12 Dec 2017 7:16 PM


Dazzling egg fossils crack open secrets of ancient flying reptiles

Scientist have unearthed more than 215 fossilised eggs belonging to species that soared during the age of dinosaurs.

04 Dec 2017 1:00 PM

Over 66-million-year-old crocodile fossil found in China

A 1.5-meter-long crocodile fossil was found on June 1, researchers said. The fossil was well preserved from head to tail, with clear skin.

09 Jun 2017 9:27 PM

Earliest fossils of our species found in Morocco

The fossils suggest that Homo sapiens may have reached its modern-day form in more than one place within Africa.

08 Jun 2017 11:54 AM

Early humans co-existed in Africa with human-like species 300,000 years ago

These treasure troves, some 50 km northwest of Johannesburg, have yielded pieces of the puzzle of human evolution for decades.

16 May 2017 2:22 AM

Fossils may be earliest known multicellular life: study

Fossils discovered in S. Africa are probably the oldest fungi ever found by a margin of 1.2 billion years

25 Apr 2017 8:07 AM


Algae fossil in India may be world's oldest plant life

This discovery could lead experts to rewrite the tree of life.

15 Mar 2017 10:33 AM