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Scientists may have discovered a new human species. It lived on a tiny island in the Philippines at the same time as Homo sapiens.
Anthropologists may have discovered a new human relative named Homo luzonensis on the island of Luzon in the Philippines.
Earth took 10 million years to recover from the mass extinction that killed the dinosaurs. Our planet may be experiencing another mass extinction now.
Nibbled-on bones found in a cave revealed that our Neanderthal ancestors ate each other. Scientists may have figured out why.
A rapid global warming 120,000 years ago left our Neanderthal ancestors facing starvation. So they turned to cannibalism.
Paleontologists discovered an ancient whale off the coast of Peru that had four legs and could walk on land.
This ancient sea creature had 18 tentacles that funneled food into its gaping mouth — and it may be the ancestor of an even creepier ocean anima...
Scientists have discovered a 518-million-year-old fossilized sea creature that had 18 tentacles. It could be the ancestor of comb jellies.
Baby T. rexes were covered in peach fuzz and the size of small turkeys — here’s what they looked like
A new museum exhibit reveals an updated depiction of T. rexes. Their babies were the size of turkeys and sported a coat of fuzzy feathers.
In a sinkhole, scientists uncovered the remains of a giant sloth. The elephant-sized animal appears to have been able to adapt to changing climates.
Paleontologists discovered a tiny dinosaur relative at the South Pole, which they've named "Antarctic King." The fossil is some 250 million years old.
Even with these abilities, they still had to rely on their parents to carry them.
A stone with more than 70 dinosaur tracks is transforming what we know about how prehistoric creatures interacted
The wealth of information contained in the slab transforms what we know about how early mammals interacted with dinosaurs and other prehistoric creatures.