Dinosaurs

Decapitated body revealed as mannequin
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Decapitated body revealed as mannequin

And other stories from the stranger side of life
18 Nov 2020
Could flying robots with bubble guns save us all?
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Could flying robots with bubble guns save us all?

And other stories from the stranger side of life
19 Jun 2020
How colour shaped dinosaurs’ lives
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How colour shaped dinosaurs’ lives

Pigment discovered in fossilised remains may explain how the ancient animals’ bodies worked
4 Sep 2019
Remains of ‘largest ever’ prehistoric sea monster discovered
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Remains of ‘largest ever’ prehistoric sea monster discovered

Experts believe giant ichthyosaur may have been as long or even longer than blue whale
10 Apr 2018
Dinosaur footprints found on Isle of Skye
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Dinosaur footprints found on Isle of Skye

Tracks of meat-eating dinosaurs found on Scottish island shedding light on little known Middle Jurassic period
3 Apr 2018
World's biggest dinosaur footprint found
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World's biggest dinosaur footprint found

A team of palaeontologists discovered prints measuring a staggering 5ft 7in
28 Mar 2017
Feathered dinosaur tail found preserved in amber
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Feathered dinosaur tail found preserved in amber

'One-of-a-kind discovery' - bought in a market in Myanmar - offers scientists fresh insight into the evolution of feathers
9 Dec 2016

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World's first fossilised dinosaur brain found on UK beach
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World's first fossilised dinosaur brain found on UK beach

Traces of organic matter dating back 133 million years could unlock mysteries of dinosaur intelligence
28 Oct 2016
Animal populations plunge by 58% since 1970
A baby rhinoceros is accompanied by its mother "Kumi" as they walk through their enclosure on October 24, 2014 at the zoo in Berlin. The animal was born on October 14, 2014 at the zoo.AFP PHO
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Animal populations plunge by 58% since 1970

Decline will continue unless humans act to stop 'first mass extinction since dinosaurs', say World Wildlife Fund
27 Oct 2016
Dinosaurs doomed before meteor hit, says new study
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Dinosaurs doomed before meteor hit, says new study

Research suggests impact finished off an extinction process that was well under way
19 Apr 2016
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