Spinosaurus – The Dinosaur That Rivaled The Size of T-Rex

Spinosaurus lived 112 to 94 million years ago in Northern Africa. Reaching over 50 feet in length, this dinosaur rivaled…

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Platypus – Fossils Advance Understanding

Platypuses are certainly the cause of a lot of confusion, mostly concerning how they came to look the way that…

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Dunkleosteus – Giant Fish of an Ancient Ocean

Dunkleosteus terrelli was one of the largest fish in the ocean, as large as an elephant, and the largest of…

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Majungasaurus – One of the Last Surviving Dinosaurs

Majungasaurus was one of the last dinosaurs to live, right at the end of the Cretaceous Period 66 million years…

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Kelenken the Largest of the Terror Birds

Kelenken was a large bird (part of the “terror bird” group and the largest of all of them) from South…

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Human Size Ancient Penguins

If you’ll remember, last week there was something of a surprise when I was researching otter evolution. I thought that…

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Recent Fossil Discovery Giant Carnivore – Simbakubwa Kutokaafrika

Normally we discuss here fossil discoveries which have been known for decades, sometimes centuries, with ongoing discussion today. Today we…

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Koolasuchus Recent Fossil Finds Give Hints About Extinct Animal

Koolasuchus is a really cool name for a very cool animal.  Koolasuchus was only discovered as recently as 1990, although…

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