Monday, September 08, 2014 – Paleontologists have identified a new species of titanosaurian, Rukwatitan bisepultus. This find is quite noteworthy because just four titanosaur species have been Africa, compared to the thirty found in South America.
Monday, September 08, 2014 – Last Tuesday, September 02, a park ranger discovered damage to a fossilized humerus bone of a sauropod along the Fossil Discovery Trail.
Sunday, September 07, 2014 – Let’s take a step back for a moment and admire another view of the recently published Dreadnoughtus.
Saturday, September 06, 2014 – Paleontologists Mike Taylor, Matt Wedel, and Darren Naish offered their thoughts and feedback on Dreadnoughtus and called into question some of the findings of the original paper.
Thursday, September 04, 2014 – It’s here… the absolutely enormous Dreadnoughtus schrani; the beast is estimated at 26 meters tall, from head to tail, weighed in at nearly 60 tons, and is the most complete skeleton of the giant titanosaurs to date.
Tuesday, September 02, 2014 – Another great perspective on the importance of paleoart, the science behind creative process, and more.
Monday, September 01, 2014 – A Tet Zoo post! Darren Naish, AKA TetZoo, exams how the depiction of dinosaurs has changed in phases: from slow, plodding, lizard-like behemoths, to ultimately athletic, feathery, and of course varied.
Wednesday, August 13, 2014 – A huge pterosaur bone bed with at least 47 individuals of a new species, and 100’s of specimens, is the subject of a new report/study.
Tuesday, August 12, 2014 – In just one month the largest predatory dinosaur, with spike-shaped teeth and a body over 50 feet long, is about to get its own exhibit at the National Geographic Museum in Washington D.C. …
Wednesday, August 06, 2014 – Could it be? New Dinosaur stamps for Canada? Per this tweet by Palaeobiologist Jordan Mallon, Canada may be publishing dino-stamps soon!
Tuesday, August 05, 2014 – For the paleontologist or the dino-enthusiast, these dinosaur bone engagement and wedding rings are beautifully handcrafted.
Monday, August 04, 2014 – Check-out this three minute video on how to dismantle an Allosaurus by the National Museum of Natural History in Washington D.C. (Click through for video)…
Sunday, August 03, 2014 – American paleontologist John Ostrom, in 1969, described the Deinonychus as “having been a fleet-footed, highly predaceous, extremely agile, and very active animal, sensitive to many stimuli and quick in its responses.”
Saturday, August 02, 2014 – This blog at Scientific American by Darren Naish covers a study on the shrinking of theropods into our modern day dinosaur: birds.
Friday, August 01, 2014 – The Best of #FossilFriday today!
Thursday, July 31, 2014 – Dinosaur 13, the 2014 American documentary on one the most beloved carnivorous beasts that ever walked the Earth, is ready for your enjoyment…
Wednesday, July 30, 2014 – A new find and study extends the known lineages of true bugs by approximately 30 million years, into the early Cretaceous period.
Tuesday, July 29, 2014 – According to the study by 11 leading dinosaur experts from the UK, US and Canada, non-avian dinosaurs were wiped out by the Chicxulub impact when they were at their most vulnerable.
Monday, July 28, 2014 – Early renderings and restoration of Pterodactylus antiquus, from the early 1800s, featured crazy bat-like features…
Sunday, July 27, 2014 – A ‘world-class’ dinosaur tracksite in Alaska’s Denali National Park has exposed tracks and patterns for herds of hadrosaurids (the duck-billed dinos).