Melissa Rendiz

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Coffee Ground Fossils

If you or your kids love the idea of digging up the past, this is a craft for you! With these coffee ground fossils, your kids can pretend they were …

Fossils

Cyclops and Dragon Tongues: How Real Fossils Inspired Giant Myths

To wander the halls of a natural history museum today is to be transported back into the age of giants: giant dinosaurs, giant mammoths, giant sloths.<p>…

Dinosaurs

Fossils: What They Are, How They Form, How They Survive

Preserved Remains of Plants and Animals<p>Fossils are precious gifts from the geologic past: signs and remains of ancient living things preserved in the …

Fossils

Bird-like dinosaurs may have snuggled while they slept

These are the dinosaur bones of three members of the same species that were potentially roosting together. The diagram shows each individual dinosaur …

Ancient Fossil Offers a New European Ancestor to Giraffes

A near-perfect fossil unearthed close to Madrid appears to be an ancient European ancestor of giraffes, representing a new species in the family and one that had two sets of bony bumps on its head rather than the single set of modern giraffes.<p>Older fossils in the family known as giraffids have been …