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Tumor Found in 255-Million-Year-old Fossil

Tumor Found in 255-Million-Year-old Fossil

A tumor has been found in a mammal forerunner fossil that is 255 million years old. This is the first such discovery of its kin...

15 hours ago, 6:06am CST

New Bird Fossil in China gives Clues to Feather Colors

New Bird Fossil in China gives Clues to Feather Colors

Chinese archaeologists have found molecular evidence of the protein keratin in a bird fossil from the Cretaceous Period 130 mi...

Nov 22 2016, 9:41pm CST

The Mud Dragon Fossil Reveals Insights about the last-surviving Dinosaurs

The Mud Dragon Fossil Reveals Insights about the last-surviving Dinosaurs

Scientists have discovered a dinosaur fossil -- nicknamed the 'Mud Dragon' -- that can help them better understand how the last...

Nov 11 2016, 8:53am CST

China Fish Fossil reveals where our Jaws come from

China Fish Fossil reveals where our Jaws come from

Paleontologists from China and Sweden revealed that our jaws can be traced back to these extinct armored prehistoric fish that...

Oct 21 2016, 6:19am CDT

Fossil Leaves show how Antarctic Ice melted 23 Million Years Ago

Fossil Leaves show how Antarctic Ice melted 23 Million Years Ago

Fossilized leaves recovered from a crater lake in New Zealand provided insight on how climate changed and affected the Antarct...

Oct 20 2016, 7:23am CDT

‘Bear Dogs’ Fossil Shed New Light on the Evolution of Dogs

‘Bear Dogs’ Fossil Shed New Light on the Evolution of Dogs

The fossil remains found in the drawer of a museum were identified as some of the earliest members of beardog family...

Oct 12 2016, 12:03am CDT

New Species of Jurassic Reptile Discovered Thanks to Fossil Skeleton Stored in Bristol

New Species of Jurassic Reptile Discovered Thanks to Fossil Skeleton Stored in Bristol

Scientists found a new species of Ichthyosaur which lived around 200 million years ago in the early Jurassic period...

Oct 10 2016, 7:37am CDT

Largest Dinosaur Fossil Ever found in Brazil

Largest Dinosaur Fossil Ever found in Brazil

Sensational discovery for Dino fans....

Oct 6 2016, 3:29am CDT

3-D printed Fish Fossil may Reveal Origin of Human Teeth

3-D printed Fish Fossil may Reveal Origin of Human Teeth

Researchers have found three-dimensional prints of a 400 million year old fish fossil that can reveal the possible evolutionary...

Oct 2 2016, 3:59am CDT

Rare Mammoth Fossil Found in Channels Island Baffles Scientists

Rare Mammoth Fossil Found in Channel Islands Baffles Scientists

The mammoth skull is the most complete ever but its size makes it difficult for scientists to determine whether it is a Columbi...

Sep 19 2016, 2:58am CDT

Rare Galactic Fossil of Early Milky Way Discovered

Rare Galactic Fossil of Early Milky Way Discovered

It seems that the discovery of the galactic petrified remnant of the early Milky Way has taken place....

Sep 9 2016, 6:49am CDT

World's Oldest Fossil Uncovered

World's Oldest Fossil Uncovered

The world's oldest known fossil, dating back 3.7 billion years, has been found in Greenland. Scientists have announced that the...

Aug 31 2016, 2:58pm CDT

Fossil Android Wear Smartwatches Now Available In US

Fossil Android Wear Smartwatches Now Available In US

Fossil has come up with a new line of Android Wear watches and has put them up on sale.The watches currently comes with a 45mm...

Aug 30 2016, 10:58am CDT

Teeth in Fossil Poop Suggest Cannibal Ancient Sharks

Teeth in Fossil Poop Suggest Ancient Cannibal Sharks

The fecal samples of an ancient shark reveal it to actually have been an eater of its own young species....

Aug 12 2016, 4:46am CDT

New Fossil Evidence Reveal that First Mass Extinction was Caused by Early Animals

New Fossil Evidence Reveals that First Mass Extinction was Caused by Early Animals

New research suggests that the evolution of more complex biological organisms altered the environment so radically that it drov...

Aug 1 2016, 8:48am CDT

Early Human Fossils Discoveries in China Challenge African Origin

Early Human Fossil Discoveries in China Challenge African Origin

The recent unearthing of early human remains in the form of fossils in China seems to contradict Africa as being the cradle of...

Jul 22 2016, 8:48am CDT

New Dinosaur Fossil from 90 Million Years ago Found in Argentina

New Dinosaur Fossil from 90 Million Years ago Found in Argentina

Researchers in Argentina have excavated the fossil of a new carnivorous dinosaur that lived around 90 million years ago, a med...

Jul 15 2016, 12:30am CDT

Burning All Fossil Fuels Would Warm Earth by 18 Degrees

Burning All Fossil Fuels Would Warm Earth by 18 Degrees

It has been estimated that by burning all the fossil fuels, the worst climate change crisis may be set loose. Such a crisis has...

May 24 2016, 6:05am CDT

Bizarre Fossil Shows Early Marine Life Evolved Rapidly After Mass Extinction

Bizarre Fossil Shows Early Marine Life Evolved Rapidly After Mass Extinction

The discovery hints at life after mass extinction and shows early marine reptiles did not evolve slowly after Permian-Triassic...

May 23 2016, 10:26pm CDT

Novice Fossil Collector Ends Up Discovering New Species of Horned Dinosaur

Novice Fossil Collector Ends Up Discovering New Species of Horned Dinosaur

Fossil remains were unearthed in Montana more than a decade ago, but it turned out to be a new horned dinosaur species recently...

May 19 2016, 1:40am CDT

Fossil Reveals New Species of Bone-Crusher Dog

Fossil Reveals New Species of Bone-Crusher Dog

The 12-million-year-old dog fossil was found in Maryland. The newfound dog species had strong jaws and broad teeth like a hyena...

May 13 2016, 9:20pm CDT

Giant Duck-billed Zhuchengosaurus Dinosaur Fossil Sets World Record

Giant Duck-billed Zhuchengosaurus Dinosaur Fossil Sets World Record

A fossilized skeleton of a hadrosaur or duck-billed dinosaur in China's Shandong province has been recognized by Guinness World...

Apr 29 2016, 8:47am CDT

Baby Titanosaur Fossil Reveals Long-Necked Dinosaurs Had to Walk Soon After Birth

Baby Titanosaur Fossil Reveals Long-Necked Dinosaurs Had to Walk Soon After Birth

The fossils of baby titanosaurs show that they may have suffered from the trauma of a bleak and harsh environment....

Apr 25 2016, 8:08am CDT

Fossil Remains of First North American Monkey Discovered

Fossil Remains of First North American Monkey Discovered

The finding suggests that primates made migration from South to North America 21 million years ago, far earlier than previously...

Apr 21 2016, 1:00am CDT

Tully Monster Mystery Solved: Illinois Fossil is a Vertebrate

Prehistoric Tully Monster Mystery Solved: Illinois Fossil a Vertebrate

The enigma of the Tully Monster is finally out in the open. It seems to have been amicably solved....

Mar 17 2016, 5:10am CDT

New Fossil Exposes Evolution of Celebrity Dinosaur T. Rex

New Fossil Exposes Evolution of Celebrity Dinosaur T. Rex

Horse-sized tyrannosaur fossil may be the missing link to dinosaur evolution and my provide clues on how small T. rexs turned i...

Mar 15 2016, 1:09am CDT

World's Oldest Lizard: 99 Million Years Old Lizard Found Preserved in Amber Fossil

World's Oldest Lizard: 99 Million Year Old Lizard Found Preserved in Amber Fossil

The fossil may be a 'missing link' to the evolutionary history of modern-day lizards....

Mar 7 2016, 6:09pm CST

Fossil Bone Reveals How Big Carnivorous Dinosaurs Could Grow

Fossil Bone Reveals How Big Carnivorous Dinosaurs Could Grow

Researchers looked at an unidentified forgotten bone to determine the peak size of dinosaurs....

Mar 1 2016, 11:00pm CST

Oldest and Most Detailed Nervous System Found in 520-Million-Year Old Fossil

Oldest and Most Detailed Nervous System Found in 520-Million-Year Old Fossil

A 520 million year old nervous system from a crustacean-like animal was discovered in southern China and is the most well-prese...

Feb 29 2016, 10:39pm CST

Dinosaur's footprints

Fossil Tracks in China Show Sauropods Were Walkers, Even Though They Could Swim

A new study titled “Digit-only sauropod pes trackways from China - evidence of swimming or a preservational phenomenon?” and pu...

Feb 18 2016, 10:01am CST

Moby Dick Fossil Found

Moby Dick Fossil Found

The very original Moby Dick or Great White Whale mentioned in Herman Melville’s novel may have been found in fossilized form....

Dec 10 2015, 8:14am CST

Stunning 180 million Year old Lufengosaur Fossil found in China

Stunning 180 million Year old Lufengosaur Fossil found in China

Chinese media reports a new spectacular looking dinosaur fossil find....

Dec 8 2015, 12:26am CST

Horned dinosaur

Anthropologists Identify Fossil of Horned Dinosaur in the Appalachia

Anthropologists from the University of Bath have identified the remains of a horned dinosaur that was about the size of a large...

Dec 1 2015, 2:59pm CST

Fossil Q Founder Manufactured In Collaboration With Intel Arrives Today

Fossil Q Founder Manufactured In Collaboration With Intel Arrives Today

Fossil Q Founder is another Android Wear watch with classic looks....

Nov 25 2015, 9:04am CST

Lower jaw

Three Earlier Fossil Species Found In Isle of Skye Discovered To Be From One Species

A team of researchers from Oxford University has finally agreed that three fossil species found in the Isle of Skye in Scotland...

Nov 13 2015, 6:02am CST

Wearables

Fossil Group Acquires Wearable Tech Firm Misfit Inc. for $260 Million

Texas-based company Fossil Group has acquired wearable products manufacturer Misfits Inc. for $260 million, and the acquisition...

Nov 13 2015, 4:10am CST

New Mexico Museum Unveils First Ever Baby Pentaceratops' Fossil

New Mexico Museum Reveals First Ever Baby Pentaceratops Dinosaur Fossil

The dinosaur skull was recently excavated from desert badlands of New Mexico after many years of effort....

Nov 7 2015, 4:49am CST

Namacalathus

Complex Skeletal Fossil Of Creature That Lived 550 Million Years Ago Found In Namibia

A new study published in the journal Proceedings of the Royal Society B and funded by the Natural Environment  Research Co...

Nov 6 2015, 11:29am CST

Pig-Snouted Turtle Fossil Discovered in Utah

Pig-Snouted Turtle Fossil Species Discovered in Utah

The remains of an extinct pig-snouted turtle were exhumed in Utah. It was extant approximately 76 million years ago....

Oct 22 2015, 7:38am CDT

Fossil Q Wearable Gadgets Announced

Fossil Q Wearable Gadgets Announced

Fossil has today introduced their line of wearables including a smartwatch....

Oct 21 2015, 4:27pm CDT