Fossils

Researchers unearthed intact remains of phytosaurs¬†‚ÄĒ ancient crocodile-like animals ‚ÄĒ in federal land, but it's now at risk.
A ten-year-old boy has accidentally unearthed the skull of an ancient creature that has been buried in the desert for over
A team at Oregon State University have found a parasitic tick containing the oldest mammal blood ever found embalmed in amber
A new paper published in the journal Nature suggests that scientists need to reorganise the major groups used to classify dinosaurs. This means we may have to revisit what we think we know about the first dinosaurs, what features they evolved first, and where in the world they came from.
To test this theory, my colleagues and I studied an ancient group of rocks in north-east Canada called the Nuvvuagittuq belt, dated to be between 4,280m and 3,770m years old. Preserved within this belt are iron formations formed in settings analogous to hydrothermal vents today
'It is quite remarkable that it had evaded recognition until now.'
If you thought it was safe to go back in the water, you might want to reconsider.  Remains of a new species of mega shark