dinosaur

Star lizard: Dinosaur with a parrot-like beak, bony frills and a huge horn has been named in honour of David Bowie ‘Stellasaurus’ ‘or star lizard’ has been named in reference to the...

Dinosaur footprint uncovered on a beach on the Isle of Wight by Storm Ciara belongs to 130 million-year-old therapod, fossil hunters claim The trace fossil was found by members of the Wright Coast Fossils group Experts...

It’s often referred to as the ‘King of the Dinosaurs’, but a new study suggests that T.Rex may have had an even scarier cousin. Researchers from the University of Calgary have discovered the fossil...

Dinosaur tail unearthed at the base of a crumbling cliff on the Isle of Wight belonged to an iguanodon that lived 125MILLION years ago Pippa Fairweather, 45, discovered the fossils in a cliff face near...

Fearsome meat-eating dinosaur the size of a bus with serrated teeth and razor sharp claws is officially recognised as a new species 30 years after discovery Allosaurus jimmadseni was a brutal 29-foot...

T rex’s creepy cousin: Terrifying new dinosaur with huge claws and serrated razor sharp teeth is unearthed in the Australian outback Aussie team dug up new dinosaur remains in Winton Formation,...

Harrison Duran, a biology student at the University of California, Merced, had just been rejected from a summer internship when he received an invitation from a professor to go fossil hunting in a remote...

“We may be seeing just the tip of the iceberg” Min Wang “The discoveries of Ambopteryx and Yi completely change our view about the origin of avian flight,” said paleontologist...

Imagine an animal that looks like a dinosaur, and you probably will not imagine a bat. But that may change. A team of paleontologists in China announced on Wednesday the discovery of a dinosaur that sported...

Some 66 million years ago, a huge asteroid smashed into Mexico, essentially signalling the beginning of the end for the dinosaurs, and changing the fate of life on Earth. Now researchers have found the...

The king is dead. Long live the king! Tyrannosaurus rex is still the biggest, baddest land predator of all time. It was the size of a city bus, with a head almost as long as Tom Cruise is tall and a smile...

Toothless species of dinosaur that lived 100 million years ago and fed on eggs is discovered in Mongolia It has been named Gobiraptor minutus after the Gobi desert where it was dug up Belongs to the same...

You can call it a Triassic titan. Or a pre-Jurassic juggernaut. Just don’t call it a dinosaur. Despite its appearance, this burly behemoth was a completely different prehistoric beast: a dicynodont. Early...

Scientists in Arizona have identified a new species of dinosaur thought to be related to the Triceratops. The new dinosaur is believed to have lived at least 73 million years ago. It was up to 11 feet...

Scientists from the University of Southern California have revealed the prehistoric sharks could fly out of the water to catch their prey, according to new research. “We now know sharks were hunting...

In the footsteps of giants: ‘Treasure trove’ haul of 145 MILLION year old dinosaur footprints reveals ‘skin, scales and claws’ in the two-foot-wide imprints discovered as Britain’s...