Cretaceous

Evolution of flowering plants may have led to decline of early mammals

The dramatic explosion of flowering plant species about 100 million years ago could have led to the decline of the early mammal varieties, a new study has suggested.

Oct 03, 2013, 12:22 PM IST

Flowering plants originated on Earth 100 m yrs earlier than believed

Scientists have said that new fossils have suggested that flowering plants could have originated during the early Triassic, pushing the time believed by about 100 million years.

Oct 02, 2013, 14:28 PM IST

Dinosaurs `may have roamed in fiery landscape`

During the Cretaceous dinosaurs may have faced the unexpected hazard.

Mar 30, 2012, 16:03 PM IST

Colours of dinos

Scientists have identified true colours of a dinosaur for the first time.

Jan 28, 2010, 09:06 AM IST