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Biggest Dinosaur Ever? Maybe. Maybe Not.

Paleontologists working in Argentina have uncovered the bones of what may be the largest dinosaur ever. I want to stress the uncertainty in that opening sentence. Despite various news outlets already calling the contest, we don’t yet know which titanic dinosaur wins the superlative of “biggest …

New Big-Nose, Horned Dinosaur Species Announced

Meet <i>Nasutoceratops titusi</i> ('big-nose horned face'), a new species of dinosaur related to the triceratops that was recently discovered in Utah. I …

Tracks Hint at the Social Life of Tyrant Dinosaurs

What’s scarier than a tyrannosaur? Three tyrannosaurs. That’s simple, undeniable math. The question is whether or not the tyrant dinosaurs ever prowled together in real life. Up until now, the evidence has been equivocal. But a trackway found in British Columbia finally provides firmer ground for …

Why Dinosaurs Were Like Tuna, Great Whites, and Echidnas

Fifty years ago, dinosaurs lumbered across our screens like the slow-moving, shambling oafs they were thought to be. Now, they stride and sprint. They’re portrayed as active animals, often lithe and agile.<p>This popular makeover was inspired by a scientific one. Scientists used to believe that …

Dinosaur Tracks Found In Canada Suggest Tyrannosaurs Hunted In Packs

Some 70 million years ago, three tyrannosaurs stalked together across a mud flat in Canada, possibly searching for prey.<p>The new insight comes from several parallel tyrannosaur tracks unearthed in Canada. The dinosaur tracks provide stronger evidence for a controversial theory: That the fearsome …