Posts In: Paleontology

Billion-year-old fossil found preserved in Torridon rocks

April 30, 2021 0

A billion-year-old fossil found in the Highlands could be the earliest multicellular animal recorded by…

Never mind outrunning a T. rex — you could probably outwalk it

April 21, 2021 0

New simulations calculated T. rex walking speed from the motion of its swaying tail. Could…

DNA Reveals Humans Interbred With Neanderthals a Surprisingly Short Time Ago

April 8, 2021 0

Genetic sequencing of human remains dating back 45,000 years has revealed a previously unknown migration…

Dinosaur-killing asteroid strike gave rise to Amazon rainforest

April 3, 2021 0

The asteroid impact that killed off the dinosaurs gave birth to our planet’s tropical rainforests,…

Newly discovered T. rex lookalike with an unusual skull terrorized Patagonia 80 million years ago

March 31, 2021 0

Paleontologists in Argentina have identified a previously unknown species of dinosaur that would have used…