Sauropods, the largest land animals in Earth's history, are still mightily puzzling the scientists.
Colour scheme of an extinct marine animal using fossilised skin pigment.
52 million years ago the giant coniferous evergreen tree known to botanists as Agathis thrived
Dinosaur fossils are exceptionally rare in the Arabian Peninsula.
Dinosaurs, provides unique insights into the role of mass extinction.
A 100-million-year old piece of amber has been discovered
Fossils discovered in Tunisia challenge several hypotheses.
Fossils can tell us lots about animals
Discovery of a new species of fossil horse
A rare, mummified specimen of the duck-billed dinosaur
About 65 million years ago, an asteroid or comet crashed into the Yucatán
Wasps, bees, ants and relatives comprise the megadiverse insect order Hymenoptera
Keratin-covered beaks had already evolved in groups of dinosaurs
Iron may play a role in preserving ancient tissues
A new species of carnivorous dinosaur
Researchers from the Complutense University of Madrid and the Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona identified in Lleida a series of dinosaur eggs with...
The ancient bones of newborns are very useful to recover the ancient DNA of the bacteria causing syphilis, the Treponema pallidum pallidum.
Scientists from the Wits Institute for Human Evolution based at the University of the Witwatersrand in Johannesburg today announced the discovery of...
Modern cats diverged in skull shape from their sabre-toothed ancestors early in their evolutionary history and then followed separate evolutionary trajectories, according...
As sabre tooth tigers and woolly mammoths were wandering around Europe, unique, giant prehistoric animals were living in Australia – three metre...
A new species of feathered dinosaur discovered in southern Germany is further changing the perception of how predatory dinosaurs looked. The fossil...
Giant insects ruled the prehistoric skies during periods when Earth's atmosphere was rich in oxygen. Then came the birds. After the evolution...