Huge new dinosaur in Portugal was predator king: Study

A new dinosaur species discovered in Portugal dominated the food chain 150 million years ago -- the Tyrannosaurus Rex of its time, researchers said Wednesday.

Jurassic era dinosaur footprint stolen near Utah

A `priceless` three-toed dinosaur track, believed to date back to 190 million years, has been stolen from a trail near Utah.

How crocodiles flourished among dinosaurs 235 mn yrs ago

A new research has showed for the first time how ancient crocodiles evolved and survived in a dinosaur dominated world.

Jurassic records yield clues to global warming

Findings from fieldwork along the North Yorkshire coast reveal strong parallels between the Early Jurassic era of 180 million years ago and current climate predictions over the next century.

Eating habits of diplodocus revealed

Researchers have discovered the eating habits of a giant, herbivorous sauropod dinosaur from the Jurassic period using a three-dimensional model of the animal’s skull.

Dinosaurs had fleas too _ giant ones, fossils show

In the Jurassic era, even the flea was a beast, compared to its minuscule modern descendants.

`Humans may have evolved from a mouse-like animal`

Believe it or not, we may all have evolved from a mouse-like creature that scurried about in trees 160 million years ago, scientists say.

Largest-ever fossil spider from Jurassic era found

Researchers have unearthed the world’s largest known spider fossil from the Inner Mongolian region of China.