dinosaur discovery

The newly discovered species is being called a missing link.
"This find indicates the importance of relooking at old material that has only been cursorily studied in the past, in order
“For a long time, we thought very little of the specimen,” Sidor told The Seattle Times. “We didn’t think we could identify
"Different parts of its body resemble those of other dinosaur groups due to mosaic convergent evolution," Marti­n Ezcurra
Gates specified research being done by Nathan Myhrvold, who -- using statistical methods he'd gathered from his research
From unearthing one of the largest creatures to ever walk the planet to a teeny tiny microraptor, paleontologists have made
The findings were published in the Sept. 8 issue of the Journal of Vertebrate Paleontology. The enormous herbivore, called
"It is by far the best example we have of any of the most giant creatures to ever walk the planet," Dr. Kenneth Lacovara
Rebecca Hunt-Foster, a paleontologist at the bureau, told Deseret News that the well-preserved tracks now have been photographed
Duck-billed dinosaurs, or hadrosaurs, were large herbivores that filled the same ecological niche as deer or kangaroo today
Some nonavian dinosaurs, including carnivorous tyrannosaurs, may have had brains that were hardwired for flight long before
"Our analysis of the relationship between female body mass and clutch mass was interesting in its own right, but also showed
Paleontologists who unearthed seven vertebrae and a few rib fragments in Diego-Suarez, Madagascar in 2007 and 2010 have now
When the group reached the location, instead of the anticipated opportunity to garner a wealth of information, Bell and the others encountered a scene of senseless desecration.
"All of the feathered predatory dinosaurs known so far represent close relatives of birds," said study team member Oliver
(Story continues below slideshow.) An international team of scientists now finds that a well-preserved feather on Archaeopteryx's
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LOOK: Images and illustrations of Talos sampsoni: PHOTOS AND ILLUSTRATIONS BELOW The researchers used a CT scanner to examine
Now, a newly-found dinosaur fossil is the strongest evidence to date that dinosaurs were still roaming the earth when the