Courtesy of some spooky shale.
How to condense a 10,000 year cooking time into 24 hours.
A fossil-hunting fail from a curator of invertebrate paleontology.
Treats for physicists, chemists, biologists, and others.
Australia has always had the market cornered on enormous animals trying to kill you
Mastodon burgers anyone?
Plus, the out-of-Asia theory for big cats and Ice Age animals
A California high school student discovered the 6-foot-long baby Parasaurolophus fossil, nicknamed Joe.
This bit of tail is the first hard evidence of a T. rex hunt in action
Recovered from sedimentary rock strata deposited in an ancient Chinese lake roughly 55 million years ago, Archicebus achilles provides a key link in the history of human evolution.
What if they were purple polka-dotted?
A large Mongolian dinosaur fossil, subject of a legal battle last year, is now finally free to return to its home country. How will it get there?
And what cut would be considered a delicacy?
Our ancestors evolved from "Jurassic Mother"
Tomographic analysis of a fossilized fish reveals the oldest brain fossil yet
Fossils and molecular genetics are just some of the tools researchers have used to answer questions about the history of the human species
A new fossil sheds light on the evolution of feathers and a rare group of dinosaurs
Thousands of prehistoric tracks are clustered in less than an acre of Western desert
The most complete dino yet uncovered gives researchers an unparalleled look at a Cretacean creature
Book of the month: Ghosts of Vesuvius
A building contractor's fascination with ancient shells is unique and contagious.