A Volcano Gave Rise to the Age of the Dinosaurs

A Volcano Gave Rise to the Age of the Dinosaurs

Long ago, dinosaurs were the dominant animals on Earth. After thousands of theories about what led to their extinction, today we're asking: what gave rise to the reptiles?

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Dinosaurs - Paleontologists Discover the Bones of Last Dinosaur Living in Africa

Paleontologists Discover the Bones of Last Dinosaur Living in Africa

12.05.2017014

One of the last dinosaurs, living in Africa before the extinction of the giant lizards 65 million years ago was found in a phosphate mine in northern Morocco.

Dinosaurs - Gigantic Reptiles Ruled the Skies of Romania 70 Million Years Ago

Gigantic Reptiles Ruled the Skies of Romania 70 Million Years Ago

06.02.2017017

Even though the official name the creature was given was Hatzegopteryx, it quickly became better known as the flying T-rex .

Dinosaurs - Dinosaur Myths you Probably Believe

Dinosaur Myths you Probably Believe

07.07.2016028

The first dinosaur bone ever found was in 1676. At the time, the scientists thought that the remains belonged to an elephant or some other large animal. It wasn't until a century later that it became clear that the fossils belonged to a Megalosaurus.

Dinosaurs - Dinosaurs Once Roamed the Antarctic

Dinosaurs Once Roamed the Antarctic

09.05.2016052

Antarctic researchers have made an unusual find. Over a ton of dinosaur remains lie within the soil of the continent.

Dinosaurs - Archaeologists Dig Up the Remains of Triple-Horned Dinosaur - Wendiceratops

Archaeologists Dig Up the Remains of Triple-Horned Dinosaur - Wendiceratops

11.02.2016072

A species of triple-horned dinosaur, unknown until now, was discovered in the northern wilderness of Canada, writes the British Daily Mail. The horned reptile roamed the Earth approximately 89 million years ago.

Dinosaurs - A New Theory About the Extinction of the Dinosaurs

A New Theory About the Extinction of the Dinosaurs

15.12.2015065

Russian scientists from Vladivostok have laid out a new theory about how the dinosaurs went extinct. According to them, the reason for it was the abrupt increase in earthly mass and gravity.

Dinosaurs - The Dinosaurs Were Killed Off by Mysterious Dark Matter

The Dinosaurs Were Killed Off by Mysterious Dark Matter

11.08.20150786

The new theory proposes that our solar system entered into a gravitational interaction with this dark matter. The outcome was asteroids having their orbits changed and one of these heading toward Earth.

Dinosaurs - The Brontosaurus Returns

The Brontosaurus Returns

14.04.2015069

The brontosaurus, one of the largest animals on dry land to ever walk the Earth, has been rehabilitated among the scientific community after having been classified as a species of Apatosaurus and not a separate species 10 years ago.

Dinosaurs - Dinosaurs Got High on Prehistoric LSD

Dinosaurs Got High on Prehistoric LSD

05.03.2015064

Analysis of a grass plant from 100 million years ago, perfectly preserved in an amber block, shows that the dinosaurs got high on prehistoric LSD. This discovery was made by scientists from Oregon State University.

Dinosaurs - Paleontologists Have Solved a Dinosaur Mystery

Paleontologists Have Solved a Dinosaur Mystery

24.10.2014099

After the new discovery, the scientists realized that they were wrong about Deinocheirus mirificus. They found that the dinosaur they had labeled as bloodthirsty was in fact a gentle giant with a bill, that fed mostly on plants and small fish.

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