Largest bird-like dinosaur unearthed in China

A team of palaeontologists working in China has unearthed the fossil remains of the winged dinosaur - a close cousin of the Velociraptor - which was made famous by the "Jurassic Park" film series.

New horned dinosaur found in Canada
New horned dinosaur found in Canada

Scientists have discovered a striking new species of horned dinosaur in southern Alberta, Canada.

Dinosaurs' extinction gave rise to modern fish: Study

Paleontologists have determined that ray-finned fish - the world's most diverse vertebrates - began their dominance in the oceans 66 million years ago after the mass extinction that wiped out dinosaurs from the Earth.

New dinosaur species found in South Africa!

 Researchers have discovered a new species of dinosaur that roamed some 200 million years ago around what is now South Africa.

Giant sauropod dinosaur may not be as large as thought

Using new three dimensional modelling, scientists have found that the giant sauropod dinosaur, Dreadnoughtus, discovered by palaeontologists in South America in 2014, was not as large as thought earlier.

Britain's oldest vegetarian dinosaur found

 Scientists have identified Britain's oldest sauropod (plant-eaters) dinosaur from a fossil bone discovered on the Yorkshire coast.

First dinosaur fossil in Washington State found

Paleontologists have unearthed the first dinosaur fossil from Washington State which is approximately 80 million years old.

Scientists to dissect life-sized T-Rex replica

Scientists have created a life-sized, anatomically complete version of the Tyrannosaurus Rex.

Sense of smell made new dinosaur a fierce predator

A new species of dinosaur closely related to the Velociraptor, a group of creatures depicted in the movie Jurassic Park, has been identified of possessing a keen sense of smell that would have made it a formidable predator.

 Newly-identified dinosaur's keen nose helped it sniff out preys
Newly-identified dinosaur's keen nose helped it sniff out preys

 As per a new research, a newly identified species of dinosaur likely possessed a keen sense of smell that would have made it a formidable predator.

T-rex's 'bizarre' vegetarian cousin discovered in Chile

The notorious carnivore Tyrannosaurus rex had a 'bizarre' vegetarian cousin with a tiny head, long neck and blunt fingers, according to scientists, who say the creature is proving to be an evolutionary jigsaw puzzle.

43 Fossilized dinosaur eggs found by construction workers in China
43 Fossilized dinosaur eggs found by construction workers in China

Construction workers in China discovered 43 fossilized dinosaur eggs during roadwork in Heyuan City.

Australian farmer discovers ancient sea monster fossil

An Australian farmer has found the remains of a 100 million-year-old dinosaur on his property in Queensland state, a media report said on Tuesday.

David Hasselhoff rides a dinosaur in new music video
David Hasselhoff rides a dinosaur in new music video

Former "Baywatch" star David Hasselhoff has recorded a song for an upcoming film called "Kung Fury".

Tyrannosaur injuries suggest 'violent and cannibalistic' past

A new research documenting injuries inflicted in life and death to a large tyrannosaurine dinosaur has provided evidence for combat and cannibalism in tyrannosaurs.

Brontosaurus identified as new dinosaur genus
Brontosaurus identified as new dinosaur genus

The iconic dinosaur Brontosaurus is set to be reinstated as its own unique genus after over 100 years of being misclassified as Apatosaurus, scientists say.

Long-necked dinosaur discovered in China
Long-necked dinosaur discovered in China

University of Alberta paleontologists has discovered a new species of a long-necked dinosaur called Qijianglong from a skeleton found in China.

Dinosaur-killer asteroid nearly wiped out mammals too
Dinosaur-killer asteroid nearly wiped out mammals too

Many mammals came perilously close to extinction when a massive asteroid hit the earth 66 million years ago, says a study, adding that if a few lucky species did not make it through then mammals may have gone the way of the dinosaurs.

Birds evolved rapidly after dinosaurs went extinct
Birds evolved rapidly after dinosaurs went extinct

The most ambitious genetic study ever, involving over 200 scientists from across the world and 23 research papers, undertaken on bird evolution has found that almost all modern birds diversified after the dinosaurs became extinct 66 million years ago.

`Eagle-face` was oldest horned dinosaur in US: Study

Paleontologists working in Montana have unearthed a skull from the oldest horned dinosaur in North America, and it was as small as a crow, said a study out Wednesday.