Proteins with unstable 3-D structures help the microscopic animals withstand drying.
March 24, 2017|
March 24, 2017|
January 5, 2017|
An investigation of fossilized teeth reveals that some dinosaurs took more than six months to hatch, hindering their abilities to procreate quickly and efficiently.
December 28, 2016|
Fossil analysis suggests members of at least one dinosaur species started out with full sets of teeth, only to lose them in adulthood and develop beaks instead.
December 12, 2016|
The first-of-its-kind sample includes both vertebral segments and feathers.
October 31, 2016|
Prehistoric soft tissue can be hard to come by. The preserved remains of dinosaur brains have long remained elusive—until now.
June 1, 2016|
Robert McNeill Alexander, best known for his work on animal locomotion, has passed away aged 81.
April 22, 2016|
The world’s largest dinosaurs were born with adult-like proportions, possibly allowing them independence at a younger age, scientists show.
April 19, 2016|
The massive rock that smashed into Earth 66 million years ago killed off many dinosaur species, but the animals were in steady decline for millennia before the cataclysm, researchers report.
March 16, 2016|
A newly described horse-size relative of Tyrannosaurus rex may help settle the question of how massive carnivorous dinosaurs took shape throughout the eons.
December 2, 2015|
Researchers unearth a dog-size, horned dinosaur from eastern North America, whose features suggest evolutionary isolation from western dinos.