Tag: Fossil

Pentaceratops dinosaur fossils airlifted out of wilderness

For the first time ever in recorded history, scientists have unearthed complete skeletal remains of a baby Pentaceratops. For those who don’t know: Pentaceratops...

Burning remaining fossil fuels will raise the sea level by 200 ft: study

A study published in the journal Science Advances on Friday has predicted that burning remaining fossil fuels will increase the sea level by 200...

Ice Age fossils of mammoths and a prehistoric bison found in San Diego

Fossils of Pleistocene Epoch have been unearthed at a site in Carlasbad where reportedly new houses were being constructed The fossils found include the...

Newly identified species of ancient river dolphin originally lived in the ocean

During a recent expedition in Panama, scientists have discovered the fossilized remains of an ancient river dolphin species that lived a minimum of 5.8...

Ornithuromorpha are the modern ancestor of birds not Mesozoic Enantiornithes

Researchers have recently found the remains of the oldest ancestor of modern birds in China. The remains were embedded in an ancient rock chunk...

509 Million Year Old Yawunik kootenayi fossil unearthed, older than DINOSAURS

In a recent excavation in the Alberta-B.C. border, archaeologists have come across the fossil of a newly identified marine creature. According to the archaeologists,...

17 million year old whale skull solves the puzzle of human origin

Researchers have come across a 17 million-year-old whale fossil, which is helping them in solving the mystery surrounding the birthplace of the human race...

Oldest known fur seal fossil discovered

Fur seals have historically been one of the most curious species in the world. Up until recently there was more than a 500 million...

Canadian scientists uncover fossil of the world’s tiniest hedgehog

Canadian scientists have uncovered a fossil of the smallest hedgehog in existence. The creature, which measures to only two inches, is immortalized in a...

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