First Fossil Ameloblastoma Discovered in Cretaceous Dinosaur from Romania

The first-ever record of ameloblastoma — a rare, non-cancerous tumor that develops most often in the jaw near the molars – found in a...

Calciavis grandei: Kiwi Relatives Lived in North America 50M Years Ago

A nearly 50-million-year-old bird fossil unearthed in Wyoming represents a new species that is a close relative of living kiwis, ostriches, and emus, according...

Gualicho shinyae: New Theropod Dinosaur Unearthed in Argentina

A team of paleontologists has found fossil fragments from a remarkable new species of theropod dinosaur that walked our planet around 94 million years...

Turtle Shell Evolved for Burrowing, Study Suggests

A new study on the partially shelled fossil turtles suggests the broad-ribbed proto shell was initially an adaptation, not for protection, but rather for...

Murusraptor barrosaensis: New Dinosaur Species Discovered in Argentina

A new species of theropod dinosaur has been discovered by a duo of paleontologists – Prof. Philip Currie from the University of Alberta in...