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Dinosaur

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 ...

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...

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 reveal...

A Dinosaur? In Paris? Now?

Sidonie Sawyer | Posted 02.09.2014 | Travel
Sidonie Sawyer

Not only just any dinosaur. As you quietly walk without bothering anyone on one of your morning ballades in the city magique, suddenly it appears -- n...

Controversial T. Rex Find Finally Has An Explanation

LiveScience | Stephanie Pappas | Posted 11.27.2013 | Science

The controversial discovery of 68-million-year-old soft tissue from the bones of a Tyrannosaurus rex finally has a physical explanation. According to...

PHOTO: Baby Dino Discovered In Provincial Park

LiveScience | Tia Ghose | Posted 11.25.2013 | Science

The tiny, intact skeleton of a baby rhinoceroslike dinosaur has been unearthed in Canada. The toddler was just 3 years old and 5 feet (1.5 meters) ...

Meet The Bad Boy That Kept T. Rex Down

LiveScience | Stephanie Pappas | Posted 11.22.2013 | Science

An enormous carnivorous dinosaur that once roamed North America kept Tyrannosaurus rex from achieving its potential for millions of years, a new disc...

SOLVED: Decades-Old Dinosaur Mystery

LiveScience | Stephanie Pappas | Posted 11.20.2013 | Science

The identity of a mislabeled fossil damaged in a World War II era bombing has finally been revealed as part of an enormous long-necked plant-eating di...

Roadside Quarry Yields Missing Piece Of Celebrated Sauropod

LiveScience | Stephanie Pappas | Posted 11.13.2013 | Science

DENVER — A small roadside quarry west of Denver, site of some of the infamous "Bone Wars" of the 19th century, has revealed a new treasure: the sn...

'Proto-Bird' Debate Enters Surprising New Chapter

natureheader | Matt Kaplan | Posted 11.12.2013 | Science

Although it has long been debated whether the proto-bird Archaeopteryx was able to actually fly or merely evolving toward that ability, to date nobody...

DISCOVERED: T. Rex's 'Great Uncle'

LiveScience | Stephanie Pappas | Posted 11.06.2013 | Science

A new narrow-snouted species of tyrannosaur discovered in Utah reveals that the isolation of an ancient island continent may have spurred incredible ...

Dinosaur's Klutzy Moment Frozen In Time

LiveScience | Stephanie Pappas | Posted 11.05.2013 | Science

DENVER — Some 150 million years ago, a two-legged dinosaur walking across a mudflat pulled a bit of a vaudevillian pratfall — and left a permane...

T. Rex Could Have Gotten Even BIGGER!?

natureheader | Matt Kaplan | Posted 11.03.2013 | Science

Presenting this week at the Society of Vertebrate Paleontology's meeting in Los Angeles, California, palaeontologist Jack Horner of the Museum of the ...

POLL: What's Your Favorite Dinosaur?

The Huffington Post | Posted 10.10.2013 | Science

What's your favorite dinosaur? Do you love the carnivorous T. Rex, with its massive head and tiny hands? Or is the spiky stegosaurus more your style? ...

3D Scanners Erase Dinos From History

The Huffington Post | Meredith Bennett-Smith | Posted 08.14.2013 | Science

Were scientists all wrong when it came to Psittacosaurus -- or "parrot lizard" -- dinosaurs? A new study has found that multiple skulls of a single sp...

Where To See Dinosaurs In Northern Spain

Lori Needleman | Posted 09.24.2013 | Travel
Lori Needleman

How cool are dinosaurs? Spain is one of the richest areas in the world for dinosaur remains, and has devoted many museums and theme parks to their ancient predecessors. If you and your family love dinosaurs, come to Spain for a daring adventure.

Freaky Fossil Find Proves T. Rex Was No Mere Scavenger

AP | Malcolm Ritter | Posted 07.15.2013 | Science

NEW YORK — The fearsome bite of a hungry Tyrannosaurus rex left behind new evidence that the famous beast hunted for food and wasn't just a scavenge...

World's Largest Museum Welcomes Spectacular Dino Skeleton

LiveScience | Megan Gannon | Posted 06.30.2013 | Science

The Smithsonian is finally set to welcome a T. rex into its hallowed halls. In October, one of the rare near-complete skeletons of the dinosaur will...

'Re-Fleshed' Dinosaur Reveals Peculiar Way Creature Ate

Posted 05.22.2013 | Science

By: Denise Chow, LiveScience Staff Writer Published: 05/21/2013 02:32 PM EDT on LiveScience A smaller cousin of the Tyrannosaurus rex, called Allo...

Bird Study Casts Doubt On Dinosaur Incubation Theory

Posted 05.15.2013 | Science

By: Denise Chow, LiveScience Staff Writer Published: 05/15/2013 08:00 AM EDT on LiveScience Male and female dinosaurs may have shared the responsi...

New 'Bone-Headed' Dino Discovered

Posted 05.08.2013 | Science

By: Stephanie Pappas, LiveScience Senior Writer Published: 05/07/2013 11:06 AM EDT on LiveScience A newly discovered dome-headed, dog-size dinosau...

Christopher Walken T-Rex Will Be A Real Thing

The Huffington Post | Tyler Kingkade | Posted 04.26.2013 | Teen

Ethan Cyr, a 16-year-old in New York City, had an innocent dream: to build a Tyrannosaurus Rex with Christopher Walken's head. Now it appears that ...

Odd New Dinosaur Identified On Indian Ocean Island

The Huffington Post | Macrina Cooper-White | Posted 04.24.2013 | Science

Think scientists have discovered all the dinosaurs there are to find? Think again. Paleontologists who unearthed seven vertebrae and a few rib fra...

Dinosaur Exhibit Makes U.S. Debut In Ohio

AP | By LISA CORNWELL | Posted 06.22.2013 | Travel

CINCINNATI (AP) — A Canadian exhibit of bones and fossils from dinosaurs that roamed the southern hemisphere from 250 million to 65 million years ag...