Dinosaurs

'The Chicken... From Hell!'

Huffington Post UK | Posted 20.03.2014 | UK Tech

Scientists have dubbed it "the chicken from hell" - and you would not want one loose in your hen coop. The long-legged, 10ft (3 metre) tall bird-li...

For Sale: Jurassic Park Velociraptor Cage. One Careful Owner

Huffington Post UK | Sara C Nelson | Posted 27.01.2014 | UK

Should you have a volatile dinosaur on your hands, fret not, for this handy velociraptor cage has emerged on eBay. The crate, which appeared in th...

For Sale: Jurassic Park Velociraptor Cage. One Careful Owner

Huffington Post UK | Sara C Nelson | Posted 27.01.2014 | UK

Should you have a volatile dinosaur on your hands, fret not, for this handy velociraptor cage has emerged on eBay. The crate, which appeared in th...

Bringing Dinosaurs to Life - All in a Day's Work...

Neil Nightingale | Posted 18.02.2014 | UK Entertainment
Neil Nightingale

In four and a half billion years of existence there have been no creatures more dramatic or scarier. Whether they would be as popular if they existed today and were stomping down the high street, I don't know, but they're perfect for films because they are more spectacular, more awesome than most animals today, more like monsters, and yet they are real.

An Incredible Journey And All Things Dino

Dr Steve Brusatte | Posted 17.02.2014 | UK Entertainment
Dr Steve Brusatte

The new Walking With Dinosaurs film as I think this is the most realistic portrayal of dinosaurs that's ever been done on the big screen. I spend my life studying dinosaurs, pouring over the dry remains of their multi-million-year-old bones. This film brings dinosaurs to life unlike anything I've ever seen before. It brought a tear to my eye seeing the Gorgosaurus for the first time.

Dinosaur-Killing Asteroid 'Probably Sent Life To Mars'

Huffington Post UK | Posted 25.01.2014 | UK Tech

The asteroid which killed the dinosaurs was large enough to send rocks containing life to other planets in our solar system. An asteroid the size o...

EXCLUSIVE: Behind The Scenes Of 'Walking With Dinosaurs 3D'

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 23.01.2014 | UK Entertainment

'Walking With Dinosaurs: The 3D Movie' promises to be one of the most overwhelming cinematic experiences of the year, giving audiences the chance to s...

WATCH: Meet The T Rex's Terrifying Great Uncle

ITN | Posted 23.01.2014 | UK

The Lythronax argestes dinosaur has been unveiled by paleontologists in Utah. The animal was thought to be T.rex's Great Uncle... ...

What Scares Us Most About Halloween Other Than Haunted Houses and MOBO Magic?

Sarah Tetteh | Posted 23.01.2014 | UK Entertainment
Sarah Tetteh

WITH Halloween fast approaching, it's just another reminder that you are getting older, and let's face it, there's nothing more spooky than that. You...

WATCH: Japanese Dinosaur Prank

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 28.08.2013 | UK Comedy

In which a Japanese TV prank show recreates a very 'Jurassic Park' moment. To be fair, we'd probably react like this too... (Via Viral Viral Vid...

You'll Never Guess What Scientists Nicknamed This Dinosaur

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 15.09.2013 | UK

Scientists have found a new type of unusual dinosaur - with an even more unusual name. Nasutoceratops titusi, which was discovered in 2006 in the U...

PROOF: T-Rex Was A Badass

Huffington Post UK / PA | Posted 14.09.2013 | UK Tech

A tooth from a Tyrannosaurus rex that bit off more than it could chew proves the creatures were active hunters, scientists have said. The four cent...

Aussie Billionaire To Build Real-Life Jurassic Park

Huffington Post UK | Michael Rundle | Posted 02.06.2013 | UK Tech

An Australian billionaire has announced he will build a full-scale 'Jurassic Park' dinosaur theme park with robots. Clive Palmer, who is already co...

Did a Comet, Asteroid or a Giant Volcano Kill Off the Dinosaurs?

Professor Dougal Jerram | Posted 25.05.2013 | UK Tech
Professor Dougal Jerram

The latest in an array of possible causes of the 'Death of the Dinosaurs', is the possibility that it was a comet that was responsible for the dinosaurs demise.

Dinosaur Discovery Girl, Daisy Morris, A 'Fascinating And Unique Girl'

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 21.03.2013 | UK

The five-year-old girl who discovered a new species of dinosaur has amassed a collection of fossils and animal remains so extensive it led one expert ...

Five-Year-Old Discovers Species Of Dinosaur

PA | Posted 19.03.2013 | UK

A species of prehistoric flying reptile dating from 115 million years ago has been discovered by a girl who was only five at the time. Daisy Morris...

Walking With Dinosaurs (REVIEW): Prehistoric Monsters Roar Into The 02 In Spectacular Style

Posted 02.01.2013 | UK Entertainment

“Are they real?” my son asked as he watched Walking With Dinosaurs at the O2 Arena. My wife and I had never seen such excitement in our four-year-...

Jurassic Parked: DNA Study Says Cloning Dinosaurs Is Impossible

Huffington Post UK | Michael Rundle | Posted 11.12.2012 | UK Tech

While DNA cloning of dinosaurs seemed feasible in Jurassic Park - especially if you were 10 years old when the movie came out - scientists now say it ...

Evidence Of Complex Brain Found In 520-Million-Year-Old Fossil

PA | Posted 11.10.2012 | UK

Scientists have uncovered the earliest evidence of a complex brain in a 520 million-year-old fossil arthropod. The well-preserved three-inch long c...

Is This The Weirdest Ever Looking Dinosaur?

PA | Posted 03.10.2012 | UK

A newly described dinosaur resembled a weird combination of parrot, vampire bat and porcupine. Pegomastax africanus, which measured less than two f...

What Do You Know About The Sinocalliopteryx

PA/The Huffington Post UK | Posted 29.08.2012 | UK

A wolf-like dinosaur hunted primitive flying birds that had not yet mastered the art of fast take-offs, according to a study of new fossils. Scient...

Doctor Who To Take On Dinosaurs

PA | Posted 16.07.2012 | UK Entertainment

Doctor Who discovers what puts the evil into evolution when he takes on prehistoric beasts in his newest adventure. Details of the next series of t...

Waiting Game: Extra Second Added To Clocks As Earth Slows Down

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 30.06.2012 | UK Tech

Sometimes it really feels like the day drags on – and from now on they actually will do, by an entire second. At midnight on Saturday an extra se...

Iain Duncan Smith - BAFTA Winning Character Comedian

Tiernan Douieb | Posted 19.08.2012 | UK Politics
Tiernan Douieb

I'm not going to pretend to even begin to understand quantum physics, but sometimes I like to dwell on the idea of parallel universes and all the possibilities that they might hold.

Tinysaurus Rex: Dinosaurs Nearly 75% Lighter Than Previously Thought

The Huffington Post UK | Ted Thornhill | Posted 05.06.2012 | UK

Steven Spielberg’s Jurassic Park is famous for the scene where a puddle of water ripples as a Tyrannosaurus Rex approaches – but the director may ...