Paleontology

India's fossil heritage is vast. It's also under threat

India's fossil heritage is vast. It's also under threat

2 days ago   |   Christian Science Monitor

India is home to fossils found nowhere else on Earth, but lax oversight is placing these the country's paleontological heritage under threat.
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Dueling T. rex and Triceratops are frozen in time, locked in battle

Dueling T. rex and Triceratops are frozen in time, locked in battle

16 days ago   |   TheBoyGeniusReport

The North Carolina Museum of Natural History will be putting a pair of "Dueling Dinosaurs" on display in 2022. The two creatures - a Tyrannosaurus rex and Triceratops - appear...
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Indian fossils support new hypothesis for origin of hoofed mammals

28 days ago   |   Phys.org

New research published today in the Journal of Vertebrate Paleontology describes a fossil family that illuminates the origin of perissodactyls-the group of mammals that...
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Ancient marine predator had a built-in float

1 month ago   |   Phys.org

About 240 million years ago, when reptiles ruled the ocean, a small lizard-like predator floated near the bottom of the edges in shallow water, picking off prey with fang-like...
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POWER RANGERS DINO THUNDER Is Entertaining to Watch

POWER RANGERS DINO THUNDER Is Entertaining to Watch

1 month ago   |   GeekTyrant

I have finally done it. I have caught up to when I originally left Power Rangers. I watched probably the first ten episodes of Power Rangers Dino Thunder and then, for one...
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Paleontologists See Stars as Software Bleeps Scientific Terms

1 month ago   |   NY Times

When their annual conference was moved online, they were amused to find seemingly benign words blocked and replaced with asterisks during virtual sessions.
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Baby t-rex bones are first of their kind and kinda cute

Baby t-rex bones are first of their kind and kinda cute

1 month ago   |   SlashGear

A study published this week showed a pair of tyrannosaurus rex fossils that are the sort that've never been found before. At least, not by modern humans that had any idea what...
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Researchers successfully extract DNA from insects trapped in resin

Researchers successfully extract DNA from insects trapped in resin

2 monthes ago   |   SlashGear

A study published this week showed how DNA could be extracted from bugs trapped in resin. If that sounds familiar, you've likely seen the film Jurassic Park. Before now, the...
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Dinosaurs Got Cancer Too

2 monthes ago   |   Scientific American

Researchers seeking evidence for cancer in dinosaurs found it in a collection of bones at an Alberta paleontology museum.
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How a giant short-faced bear reached the California Channel Islands

2 monthes ago   |   Phys.org

The California Channel Islands are renowned for their archaeological, biological and paleontological significance and richness, containing some of the most important early...
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Nokia 3.4 to launch in India in mid-December

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Announced today that a small number of iPhone 11 devices have stopped responding to users' touch on their screens. The company cites a faulty display module for creating the... Read more ...

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