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Dino-Chickens Are Coming Within Our Lifetime

Inverse | Posted 12.07.2016 | Weird News

This article was originally posted on Inverse. By Jacqueline Ronson A few years ago Bhart-Anjan Bhullar, then a Ph.D. student in Arhat Abzhanov's ...

People Are Going Nuts Over This 2-Year-Old Dinosaur Expert

The Huffington Post | Caroline Bologna | Posted 10.24.2016 | Parents

An impressive toddler is showing the world he may have a real future in paleontology. Scottish mom Laura Hopkins posted an adorable video on YouTube ...

Thirteen Things You Never Knew About Pine Cones...

Xaque Gruber | Posted 08.29.2016 | Weird News
Xaque Gruber

On a recent trip to San Diego, I met two Americans (in their 20s or 30s) who had never heard of Maine, the state where I am living. I tried to explain...

That Giant Noah's Ark Attraction Has Caged Dinosaurs

The Huffington Post | Ed Mazza | Posted 07.06.2016 | Weird News

The new Ark Encounter tourist attraction in Kentucky wants you to think that dinosaurs were practically pets just a few thousand years ago. While sci...

New Horned Dinosaur Species Unearthed In Utah

The Huffington Post | Lee Speigel | Posted 05.19.2016 | Science

A new species of horned dinosaur has been unearthed by scientists in southern Utah. Remains of the animal, named Machairoceratops cronusi, suggest it ...

Hiker Happens Upon Prehistoric Footprint Of 230-Million-Year-Old Reptile

The Huffington Post | Lee Moran | Posted 12.20.2016 | Science

It’s a trek that they’ll never forget. A hiker walking in hills near Barcelona, northeastern Spain, stumbled upon a fossilized footprint believed ...

Dinosaurs May Have Slept Like We Do, Researchers Say

The Huffington Post | Sarah Digiulio | Posted 04.29.2016 | Science

It turns out we may have more in common with reptiles -- and even dinosaurs -- than we previously thought. A new study, published in the journal Scien...

Pregnant T. Rex Discovered... And It Might Still Have DNA

The Huffington Post | Ed Mazza | Posted 03.16.2016 | Science

Scientists have discovered what they believe is a pregnant Tyrannosaurus Rex -- and it might even still contain dino DNA. Tests conducted on the fossi...

'Biggest Dinosaur Ever Discovered' Unveiled In NYC

The Huffington Post | Dominique Mosbergen | Posted 01.15.2016 | Science

Gargantuan. Gigantic. Massive. Huge. Witnesses of the first-ever unveiling of what just might be the world’s largest dinosaur have struggled to find...

Nicolas Cage Agrees To Turn Over Stolen Dinosaur Skull He Bought

Reuters | Lee Moran | Posted 12.22.2015 | Weird News

NEW YORK, Dec 21 (Reuters) - Hollywood actor Nicolas Cage has agreed to turn over a rare stolen dinosaur skull he bought for $276,000 to U.S. authorit...

Everyone's Watching The Deleted Dino Poop Scene In 'Jurassic World'

The Huffington Post | Ron Dicker | Posted 10.21.2015 | Entertainment

Dung you very much, "Jurassic World." Now that the DVD is out, fans are treating themselves to one bonus feature that truly stinks: the dinosaur poop ...

T-Rex Tries American Ninja Course, Is Less Than Dino-mite

The Huffington Post | Ron Dicker | Posted 10.09.2015 | Weird News

Being extinct didn't stop a Tyrannosaurus Rex from trying an "American Ninja Warrior"-style obstacle course in Florida, recently. We knew those short,...

9 Dinosaurs That Were Secretly Hot

The Huffington Post | Andy McDonald | Posted 10.07.2015 | Comedy

We have only fossil records to show how dinosaurs lived and interacted, but the latest issue of Highly Reputable Scientific Journal theorizes that som...

Newly Discovered Winged Dinosaur Proves 'Jurassic World' Wrong

The Huffington Post | Eliza Sankar-Gorton | Posted 07.22.2015 | Science

So, this is how the Velociraptors in "Jurassic World" should have looked. A team of researchers recently unearthed dinosaur fossils in China -- and th...

This Is How 'Jurassic World' Actually Brought Dinosaurs To Life

The Huffington Post | Bill Bradley | Posted 06.24.2015 | Entertainment

According to paleontologists, bringing actual dinosaurs back from the dead today is probably not going to happen, but "Jurassic World" found a way. ...

10 Ways Toddlers Are Like Jurassic World's Indominus Rex

Chris Cate | Posted 06.24.2016 | Parents
Chris Cate

Toddlers can't be contained. The moment you let your guard down, toddlers will do something you didn't think was possible to escape containment.

'Apparently Kid' Knows Way More About Dinosaurs Than Chris Pratt

The Huffington Post | Ryan Grenoble | Posted 04.24.2015 | Good News

Noah Ritter, 6, apparently knows more about dinosaurs than Chris Pratt does. Ritter, who rocketed to Internet fame last year as "apparently kid," w...

Boy Makes Rare Dino Discovery In Texas

The Huffington Post | Dominique Mosbergen | Posted 04.08.2015 | Science

A 4-year-old and his dad were looking for fossils in Mansfield, Texas, when the boy made an incredible discovery. There, buried in the dirt, the child...

Bill Gates Says Studying Dinosaurs Can Help Us Save More Kids' Lives

The Huffington Post | Robbie Couch | Posted 03.03.2015 | Impact

The bones of prehistoric beasts aren't just cool to uncover -- they can be vital tools in today's fight against malnutrition, too. In a Feb. 24 bl...

The Final Adventure of Nicky, the Skunk and the Dinosaur

Scott Behson, PhD | Posted 11.04.2014 | Parents
Scott Behson, PhD

Most of the time, I stayed for a quick story and was glad I did. But now I look back and miss the Skunk and the Dinosaur, and I kick myself for not fully appreciating the stories at the time.

Boners + Belly Laughter: Laughterbating With Aella's Avant-garde, NSFW Performance Art (Part II)

Jesse Damiani | Posted 11.02.2014 | Weird News
Jesse Damiani

Weird stuff happens here all the time. Sometimes we have dance parties. I have these lights that flash and stuff, and they play a lot of rap music.

Scientists Discover Bizarre Feathered Dino

LiveScience | Charles Choi | Posted 07.16.2014 | Science

The largest "four-winged" dinosaur known has been found, and this predator has the longest feathers yet outside of birds, researchers say. This new fi...

Pint-Sized Predator Unearthed Way Up North

natureheader | Alexandra Witze | Posted 03.17.2014 | Science

High above the Arctic Circle, along an Alaskan river, palaeontologists have unearthed fossils of the first known tyrannosaur species at either pole.Th...

Ferocious 'T. Rex Cousin' Unearthed Overseas

LiveScience | Tia Ghose | Posted 03.07.2014 | Science

A massive, meat-eating dinosaur that roamed a Jurassic-era coastline has been unearthed in Portugal. The big-clawed, sharp-toothed newly discovered s...

Rare Dino 'Mummy' Yields Major Surprise

LiveScience | Stephanie Pappas | Posted 01.23.2014 | Science

What has a mouth like a duck's and a comb like a rooster's? A dinosaur that roamed North America 75 million years ago. A new fossil discovery reveals...