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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The Evolution of Paleontology

Paleontology as a science has only formally been around since the 1700s. Philosophers and scientists have been noticing signs for…

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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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Thylacosmilus – Extinct Animals of South America

Thylacosmilus lived in South America 9 million years ago and was a saber-toothed metatherian. What is a metatherian? Metatherians largely…

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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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Triceratops Fossils Allow a Look into the Past

Triceratops is a very well known dinosaur today.  Most people can create an image of this extinct dinosaur in their…

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