Meet Allkauren koi: Argentina’s Newest Flying Reptile

170-million-year-old fossilized remains discovered in Patagonia, Argentina, have been identified as a new genus and species of pterosaur. An artist’s representation of the Jurassic pterosaur...

Fossil of Previously Unknown Small-Bodied Pterosaur Found in Canada

Paleontologists say they’ve discovered the fossilized remains of a small-bodied pterosaur, a prehistoric flying reptile, which lived roughly 77 million years ago (Late Cretaceous...

Paleontologists Find 3.7-Billion-Year-Old Microbial Fossils in Greenland

An international team of scientists from Australia and the UK has uncovered the world’s oldest fossils in a remote area of Greenland, revealing that...

Archaeologists Find Evidence of Domesticated Rice in China 9,000 Years Ago

The earliest evidence of domesticated rice (Oryza sativa), one of the world’s most important cereal grains, has been found in China, and it’s 9,000...

Iberian Megalithic Tombs: 6,000-Year-Old Lensless Telescopes?

A team of astronomers from the UK is exploring what might be described as the first astronomical observing tool, potentially used by humans around...