Asteroids Much Bigger than The One That Killed The Dinosaurs are Awaited

The Chicxulub impactor that collided with Earth around 60 million years ago doesn't represent the worst-case scenario that our planet can face. Even though that event led to the extinction of the dinosaurs and the blocking of sunlight for hundreds...

110 Million Years Old Dinosaur’s Last Meal, Found Perfectly Preserved

It's been just revealed that the very last meal of a massive armor-plated dinosaur has been found about 110 million years later - this was found in its fossilized belly in northern Alberta. The nodosaur has 1,300 kg was first...

Dinosaurs Mass Extinction Was Not Caused by an Asteroid Collision

It is mainly believed that an asteroid collision on Earth was the culprit behind the mass extinction of the dinosaurs, but now, new research says that was not the case at all.   Express reports that experts from the University of...

66 Million-Year Old Bizarre Mammal Species Was Just Discovered

It's been just revealed that for millions of years, there was a badger-like creature that used to wander the forests and plains of prehistoric Madagascar, while avoiding the predatory glare of huge crocodiles and snakes before it died in the...

Powerful Storms in Scotland Unearthed Two Sites Housing Dinosaur Tracks

The Middle Jurassic Period, which expanded from about 75 million years ago to approximately 160 million years ago, was a duration of significant evolutionary change in numerous dinosaur species, but dinosaur fossils from this time are usually uncommon. Still, new...

Days Were Shorter When Dinosaurs Roamed The Earth

When dinosaurs were roaming the Earth, days were shorter with about half an hour compared to the length they have today. Seventy million years ago, the planet was turning faster than it does today, and it was rotating 372 times...

Rare Cancer-Like Condition Usually Affecting Children Found in a Dinosaur Fossil

​A rare condition that still affects people today has been discovered in a fossil of a platypus dinosaur that used to live on Earth about 66 million years ago.  Scientists from the Tev Aviv University have found odd cavities in...

New Research Determines Dwarf Dinosaurs Are, In Fact, Young Specimens

For a few decades, paleontologists have been divided over a controversial discovery, namely a dwarf species of Tyrannosaurus Rex. Some researchers claimed it did not exist, but others were for it. Back in 1988, paleontologist Robert Bakker and his fellow...

Dinosaurs Could Have Disappeared Before the Asteroid Impact, New Research Revealed

The surprising discovery is coming from a team of researchers that analyzed fossilized marine mollusk shells and found out that the dinosaurs could have disappeared before the asteroid impact. The cause of the disappearance is a high level of mercury...

Penguins Have Suffered Massive Changes After Dinosaurs’ Extinction

A new discovery shows that ancient penguins have survived the apocalypse that wiped out dinosaurs as fossil records surfaced. The animals, similar in size to a human, thrived in the Southern Hemisphere waters alongside smaller species. The smaller kinds of...