Dinosaurs

Brimstone rain killed dinosaurs as mass extinction plunged Earth into chaos

<b>Dinosaurs died in fire and brimstone after a massive asteroid hit Earth and the collision affected the planet for years afterwards, new research has</b> …

Paleontology

Jurassic World Evolution could be the dino theme park simulator of your dreams

From the studio behind Planet Coaster and Zoo Tycoon<p>Life finds a way — but that doesn’t mean you can’t help a little. This weekend at Gamescom in Germany, developer Frontier announced a new title called <i>Jurassic World Evolution</i>, which will let players design and build the dinosaur-filled theme park …

Walt Disney Company

‘Saurian’ Review: This Dinosaur Sim Has A Long Way To Go

Who, as a child, hasn’t wished they could be a dinosaur and go on adventures in the ancient world? <i>Saurian</i> is an Early-Access Game on Steam, which …

Jurassic crocodile named after Motorhead star

A Jurassic crocodile that terrorised coastal waters around the UK has been named after the late Motorhead frontman Lemmy.<p>Like the hell-raising rocker …

Natural History Museums

It's amazing we waited this long for the perfect 'Jurassic Park' video game

Thanks to video games, we've chased dinosaurs, fought dinosaurs, ridden on top of dinosaurs, and even just straight-up <i>been</i> dinosaurs.<p>But <i>Jurassic</i> <i>Park</i> has its name for a reason, and <i>Jurassic World Evolution</i> lets you live what, for most, is an undreamt dinosaur dream: making piles of sweet, sweet cash …

Entertainment

Welcome to Jurassic World Evolution, coming next summer

Frontier Developments<p>This year at Gamescom, Frontier Developments released a trailer for a dinosaur park building sim named Jurassic World …

New Jurassic World Evolution Puts Players in Control of the Legendary Park

August 20, 2017<p>Share This<p>Title Will Arrive for Xbox One Family of Consoles next Summer<p>Today, Xbox introduced a new exclusive title related to the …

Xbox One

Jurassic Park Evolution Video Game Trailer

The <b>Jurassic World Evolution</b> video game will allow fans to build their own dinosaur theme parks, and it’s coming to PC, PlayStation 4 and Xbox One …

Jurassic Park

Life, uh, finds a way in Jurassic World Evolution

Somehow it's not a mobile game<p>When I first saw the email subject line for <i>Jurassic World Evolution</i>, I thought it was a mobile game. When I read it was …

Jurassic Park

Chilesaurus Is So Weird, They Call It The "Platypus Of Dinosaurs"

<i>Excited for today's eclipse? Visit our Eclipse 2017 page to explore the science, history, and myths of the event.</i> <i>The Curiosity team will be viewing</i> …

Beheaded Dinosaurs and David James’ ‘Heaven and Earth’ thrown into a river

At the National Museum in Canberra, three life-size models of velociraptors were savagely beheaded by mysterious vandals. While in Quebec, the artist …

One week until dinosaurs invade Glasgow - here's what to expect

So before you panic, it's not real dinosaurs. We're talking about 30 full-scale prehistoric animatronic dinosaurs.<p>That's right from August 26 until …

Tyrannosaurus Rex

When dinosaurs ruled Alaska

DENALI NATIONAL PARK — Small raindrops sifted down as paleontologist Cassi Knight and I tiptoed over creek stones, swatted away willows turning …

National Parks

'Frankenstein' dinosaur mystery finally solved

By <b>Billy Kirk</b> | 3 hours ago<p>Scientists from Cambridge University have found that the so-called "Frankenstein dinosaur" -- which appears to be made up …

Gorgeous 100-Million-Year Old Flowers Discovered Perfectly Preserved In Amber

Thanks to the amber, researchers say the flowers look like they were "just picked from the garden."The post Gorgeous 100-Million-Year Old Flowers …

Paleontology

Dinosaurs Were Plagued By Parasites (Their Fossilized Dino Poop Tells Us So) | Mental Floss

Even mighty prehistoric giants like <i>Tyrannosaurus rex</i> were plagued with parasites, according to Gross Science host Anna Rothschild. In the video …

Tyrannosaurus Rex

Chronicle Collectibles Jurassic Park 1/5 Scale T-Rex Statue

Next week, fans will be able to pre-order the new Jurassic Park 1/5 Scale T-Rex Statue coming from Chronicle Collectibles. We got a look at this …

Jurassic Park

Jinger Duggar And Jeremy Vuolo ‘Blown Away’ By Movie That Shows Dinosaurs Interacting With Humans

Jinger Duggar and Jeremy Vuolo are excited about a movie that shows humans and dinosaurs interacting, and it’s not the next addition to the <i>Jurassic</i> …

Celebrity News

Paleoart: painting the deep past

<b>Posted on behalf of Ewen Callaway</b><p>The term ‘paleoart’ might make many people think of fading ochre sketches of aurochs and other fearsome Ice Age …

Art

Meet the Largest Dinosaur Ever Discovered | Mental Floss

<i>Argentinosaurus</i> and <i>Dreadnoughtus</i> have got nothing on the <i>Patagotitan mayorum</i>. This newly named species of titanosaur is being called the world's …

American Museum of Natural History

A Jurassic Park T-Rex the Size of Your Torso, and More of the Most Amazing Toys This Week

Welcome back to Toy Aisle, io9's gathering of the most wonderful, and often most ludicrous, merchandise we’ve seen on the web this week. This time, …

Geek

Paleo Profile: The Hiding Hunter

Sometimes paleontologists look at dinosaur bones in the ground and immediately know they've found a new species. An unusual flange of bone, a part of …

10 Songs That Inspired Coast Modern's Debut Album

Find out which tracks helped make Coast Modern's new album a reality.Continue reading…

Tyrannosaurus Rex

Turkey bone clue to ancient cliff dwellers

Archaeologists say DNA from ancient bones of domesticated turkeys provides a clue into the mysterious exodus of cliff dwellers from southwestern …

Chilesaurus is the dinosaur discovery of the century

This herbivorous creature could be the missing link in the dinosaur family tree, changing everything we think we know about their evolution<p>Chilesaurus doesn’t look like the kind of dinosaur that would kick up much of a fuss. The Jurassic saurian – named for the country, not the tasty peppers – was …

Opinion

Fossil Of 12,000-Year-Old Giant Sloth Discovered In Underwater Cave

Mexican scientists have discovered a new giant sloth species that lived about 12,000 years ago, after coming upon its fossilized remains at the …

Paleontology

Found: Ice From 2.7 Million Years Ago

That’s 1.7 million years older than the previous oldest ice ever found.<p>In an Antarctic ice core, made using a new strategy, scientists have found ice …

Paleontology

‘Euro Devil’: Fossil of carnivorous marsupial relative discovered in E Europe

Scientists have discovered fossil remains of a new carnivorous mammal in Turkey, one of the biggest marsupial relatives ever discovered in the …

Paleontology

An annual migration of scientists

Every year after fieldwork is over, vertebrate palaeontologist converge for the largest meeting of its kind in the world.

Paleontology

Roper Mountain's new exhibit will bring dinosaurs 'back to life'

Roper Mountain Science Center's newest exhibit will feature between 14 and 16 replica dinosaurs, including a Triceratops. Photo by Andrew …

Triceratops