The partial skull and additional bones represent a dinosaur species never found before
A rare amber inclusion underscores the importance of carnivores to the fossil record
Bajadasaurus had a neck covered in long spikes. The question is "Why?"
A partial skeleton significantly updates the history of a major, extinct bird family
Small eyes and decorative plates make this Triassic creature stand out
A beautiful skull of Prestosuchus updates what paleontologists thought they knew about this Triassic reptile
Gut contents reveal what the early whale Basilosaurus ate.
The skeleton of a new carnivorous dinosaur bears damage caused by seagoing invertebrates
Paleontologists are still puzzling over why dinosaurs succeeded while crocodile cousins faded away
A fossil tooth hints at a startling interaction between an ancient shark and a flying reptile.\
Sabercat skulls hint at the different ways these carnivores tackled their prey
A unique anatomical setup helped some herbivorous dinosaurs crunch through their Cretaceous world
Fossils from Alabama revise the reconstruction of an ancient sea turtle
Paleontologists are still searching to uncover the deep history of nature's hitchhikers.
A new analysis gives the fossil bird Confuciusornis an updated look.
A damaged frill bone allows us to revisit a brief moment in prehistoric time
A new study proposes that all dinosaurs shared a basic lung anatomy which may have given them an evolutionary edge
A new analysis asks whether eating plants or different ways of breathing influenced the shape of dinosaur hips
A new study of Sarahsaurus revises what paleontologists thought about how long-necked herbivores showed up in North America
A new study highlights a communication breakdown in sciences concerned with ice age extinction