Dinosaurs

National Museum of Natural History

Q&A: Smithsonian Dinosaur Expert Helps T. rex Strike a New Pose<p>The Nation's <i>T.rex</i> has come home. Unearthed in Montana in 1988, this <i>Tyrannosaurus rex</i> …

Tyrannosaurus Rex

Skeletons and scares at Portugal's dinosaur park

LOURINHA, Portugal -- Eyes popping in astonishment, his mouth hanging mutely open, seven-year-old Joel approaches the four-metre-high monster and …

Rainforests

An ancient swimming revolution in the oceans may have never happened

Swimmers may not have suddenly dominated the oceans during the Devonian Period after all: New analyses suggest they took over much more gradually.

Science

Deep Time

Life and the Earth have always evolved together.<p>When it opens on June 8, 2019, the David H. Koch Hall of Fossils — Deep Time will take visitors on a …

Smithsonian

T. rex skeleton will star when Natural History Museum reopens Fossil Hall next June

A teenage T. rex about to chomp on the triceratops pinned under its foot will be the focal point of the redesigned Fossil Hall when it reopens June 8, 2019, at the Smithsonian’s National Museum of Natural History.<p>Museum director Kirk Johnson announced the opening date of the David H. Koch Hall of …

Lifestyle

Giant statue of sexy Jeff Goldblum from Jurassic Park unveiled to mark film’s 25th anniversary

A 25ft long statue of heartthrob Jeff Goldblum has been installed next to Tower Bridge, London, to celebrate 25 years since <i>Jurassic Park</i> hit the big …

LGBTQI

Fur, Feathers, Hair, and Scales May Have the Same Ancient Origin

New research shows that the processes involved in hair, fur, and feather growth are remarkably similar to the way scales grow on fish—a finding that …

Biology

Homecoming King: The Nation’s T. rex Returns to the Smithsonian

Just a couple inches closer and it’s all over for this <i>Triceratops</i>. Towering overhead, the <i>Tyrannosaurus rex</i> looms large and menacing, one stabilizing …

Science

The real palaeo diet: the nutritional value of dinosaur food

Our fascination with giant sauropod dinosaurs such as Diplodocus, Brachiosaurus and Brontosaurus stems from their colossal size. How could something 30 metres long, weighing 50 tonnes, function as a land animal? And how could something that big gain enough nutrition from plants?<p>We have little …

Science

Museum of Natural History Provides a Glimpse of New Dinosaur Display

The fossilized skeleton of a ferocious Tyrannosaurus Rex dinosaur will be on exhibit next year in the new fossil hall at the Museum of Natural …

Vietnam

Natural History Museum Unpacks T. Rex Skeleton For New Fossil Hall

The "nation's T. rex" will be on display as of June 8, 2019, when the newly renovated Fossil Hall opens.

Natural History Museum

‘Nation’s T. rex’ moves into Washington, gets a look at new home - The Washington Post

1:48<p>‘Nation’s T. rex’ moves into Washington, gets a look at new home<p>1:55<p>Celebrities share their epic sports fails ahead of MLB All-Star Softball Game<p>2:59<p>Trump's news conference with May, in 3 minutes<p>2:38<p>From ‘This Is Us’ to ‘Handmaid’s Tale,’ highlights from the 2018 Emmy nominations<p>1:50<p>Protesters …

Capital Gazette

Darksiders 3: See the Wrath Boss Fight

Our IGN First month of coverage with Darksiders 3 continues! In this new look at the Fury-ous action-adventure game from Gunfire Games, we debut …

Gaming

Neu Recommended (Sistertalk, Fontaines DC, Sauropod & more)

Our Neu section is all about finding the buzziest new bands and artists poking their heads above the water right now, and then telling you about them …

Indie Pop

Dinosaur Days: How a T. Rex Costume Helped Dress Up a Texas Home

Remember the real estate agent who dressed up in a panda suit to try and sell a home in Spring, TX? It worked like a charm, and got her 12 showings …

Business

Got milk? Even the first mammals knew how to suckle

<b>PARIS—</b>Mammals suck. The ability to suckle milk is a defining characteristic of the group, and it is no small feat of evolution. Nursing—as well as …

Science

Jurassic Park fantasy turns into reality for Kaylene

A Jurassic Park–inspired childhood dream of becoming a palaeontologist will become a reality today, for University of Queensland PhD candidate …

Jurassic Park

How this set of fossilized, pre-squirrel teeth might change our understanding of evolution | The Star

CALGARY—At first glance, the prehistoric rodent-like creature now known “Catopsalis kawka” might seem like little more than an ancient squirrel.<p>But …

Canadian News

10 Awesome Extinct Animals People Don’t Talk About Nearly Enough

The world was once filled with some absolutely incredible creatures. Thousands of years ago, massive and strange beasts roamed the planet. Most were …

List-Worthy

Jurassic Park: five things we now know about dinosaurs 25 years on

As one of Steven Spielberg’s best films turns 25, we look back at how our understanding of dinosaurs has changed over the last quarter of a</i> …

Science

Study Into Dinosaurs’ Diet Reveals Sauropods Didn’t Need To Gorge On Plants After All

In a surprising turn of event, the research unveiled that there could have actually been more giant sauropods on Earth than we imagined.<p>The …

University of California

The Barbasol Can From 'Jurassic Park' Will Soon Be Real

<i>Jurassic Park</i> wasn't just known for its incredible cool and realistic dinosaurs. It was also known for some of its unique and inventive props of …

Jurassic Park

Why the Oldest Mammal in Brazil Was Named After David Bowie

It’s unlikely that David Bowie ever thought his name would live on in the form of a fossilized tooth. Yet a discovery of an ancient tooth, believed …

David Bowie

Stop Eating Humans, Dinosaurs! The Instant Pot Is Better.

Things aren't going so great for the heroes of <i>Jurassic World: Fallen Kingdom</i>. Not only have terrifying new breeds of dinosaurs taken over Isla …

Cooking

Totally Enormous Extinct Dinosaurs - Don't Forget About Me

Last time I covered a mysterious TEED track that popped up on his SoundCloud it was eventually taken down (although now it seems it's back up). …

Indie Music

Discovery of marine fossils suggests Jaisalmer desert was a sea 47 million years ago | science

Palaeontologists have found 47 million-year-old marine fossils in the deserts of Rajasthan’s Jaisalmer district, , which experts said suggest that …

Fossils

Mondo Games Unveils Jurassic Park Board Game

In celebration of Jurassic Park's 25th anniversary, Mondo Games has announced their newest board game addition, Jurassic Park: The Chaos Gene.<p>The …

Jurassic Park

T-Rex Footprint Fossil Replica

Bring some prehistoric charm to your humble abode by adding this T-Rex footprint fossil replica to the room’s decor. Each replica sports a realistic …

Shopping

Rebuilding Our Reef: Palaeozoic Era Exhibit Reopens

As construction for our expansion progressed, the Devonian Reef diorama had to be moved to accommodate the opening to the new Learning Lounge. We …

Sea Level

Giant, newly discovered dinosaur was literally a huge weirdo

You're standing in a lush forest 230 million years ago in what is now Argentina.<p>You're alone among the Triassic shrubbery. Suddenly, an …

Research