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Colorful fossils found in an Australian opal mine linked to a brand-new plant-eating species of dinosaur
Fostoria dhimbangunmal was a plant-eating dinosaur likely around during the mid-Cretaceous period, around one hundred million years ago.
Photographer Christian Voigt travels from museum to museum capturing breathtaking photographs of long-extinct species like dinosaurs and mammoths.
Scientists found a billion-year-old fungus, and it could change our understanding of how life migrated to land
Scientists found billion-year-old fossil fungi in the Canadian arctic, the oldest on record. It could reveal clues about how life migrated to land.
This ‘bizarre-looking, buck-toothed’ dinosaur that could fit in your palm flew around the Jurassic skies like a bat
Scientists discovered a 163-million-year old dinosaur in China that had leathery wings like a modern-day bat.
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.
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.
Paleontologists have discovered the world’s biggest and longest-lived T. rex. It weighed almost 20,000 pounds.
The world's heaviest T. rex to date, nicknamed Scotty, weighed almost 20,000 pounds.
The real T. rex looked nothing like the monster in ‘Jurassic Park.’ These 13 discoveries have upended our picture of the ‘king of th...
Scientists have learned a lot about T. rex since "Jurassic Park." Here are 13 facts you probably didn't know about the "king of the dinosaurs."