The discovery of a tiny, 170-million-year-old fossil on the Isle of Skye, off the north-west coast of the UK, has led Oxford University researchers to conclude that three previously recognised species are in fact just one.
A new dinosaur cousin of Tyrannosaurus rex has been found in Wales, the first meat-eating dinosaur ever found in the country.
Experts from the University of Manchester have identified Britain's oldest sauropod dinosaur from a fossil bone discovered on the Yorkshire coast.
Although closely related to the notorious carnivore Tyrannosaurus rex, a new lineage of dinosaur discovered in Chile is proving to be an evolutionary jigsaw puzzle, as it preferred to graze upon plants.
New research details how a preserved fossil found in China could be the oldest record of post-natal parental care from the Middle Jurassic.
A new species of marine reptile from the Jurassic era has been identified from fossils found on the Isle of Skye.
A new species of carnivorous crustacean has been identified, which roamed the seas 435 million years ago, grasping its prey with spiny limbs before devouring it. The fossil is described and details of its lifestyle are published ...
A Utah man has pleaded not guilty to federal charges of stealing a fossilized dinosaur footprint.
A Utah man has been indicted on federal charges of stealing a fossilized dinosaur footprint from the Jurassic period.