One of the most stunning theropod dinosaurs ever discovered may add to our understanding of how feathers evolved
October 14, 2011 | By Brian Switek
A new study finds that Tyrannosaurus truly had "thunder thighs." Juveniles were likely more agile than adults
October 13, 2011 | By Brian Switek
A 1990s high school romance flick takes an odd turn when an animatronic dinosaur gets the Frankenstein treatment
October 12, 2011 | By Brian Switek
Just how many different dinosaurs existed in North America during the end of the Cretaceous? It's a matter of huge debate
October 07, 2011 | By Brian Switek
The sign makes me smile every time. It was made when the massive sauropod dinosaurs were thought to spend most of their time in water
October 05, 2011 | By Brian Switek
The show's setting in a lush, 85-million-year-old jungle may be unique, but the tempo follows many of the standard TV tropes.
October 04, 2011 | By Brian Switek
A visit to Munich meant a pilgrimage to the paleontology museum
September 30, 2011 | By Brian Wolly
The feathered dinosaurs do have feathers, and the cannibalism storyline is solid, but it's a shame to see venomous Sinornithosaurus and the old "dino gangs" trap
September 29, 2011 | By Brian Switek
How many students are still meeting outdated dinosaurs, rather than the dinosaurs we now know?
September 28, 2011 | By Brian Switek
The show borrows heavily from other sci-fi sources and the first episode was heavy on exposition. But what about the dinosaurs?
September 27, 2011 | By Brian Switek
Paleontologists typically have only a handful of specimens, represented by incomplete materials, from a range of sites spanning millions of years
September 26, 2011 | By Brian Switek
For the first time in 65 million years, non-avian dinosaurs roam the planet—and the best we can do is turn 'em into chunky cat food
September 23, 2011 | By Brian Switek
Tyrannosaurus gets a lot of guff for having small hands, but if we're going to poke fun at any dinosaur for having wimpy forelimbs, it should probably be the "meat-eating bull"
September 22, 2011 | By Brian Switek
In it's own weird way, Raptor is the matryoshka doll of awful dinosaur cinema
September 21, 2011 | By Brian Switek
The find may help sort out the history of troodontid dinosaurs in North America
September 20, 2011 | By Brian Switek
What sets the program apart is the fact that science is woven into each episode, whether it's Carcharodontosaurus duking it out or spinosaurs hunting
September 19, 2011 | By Brian Switek
NPR's Tyrannosaurus tribute features fossil hunter Barnum Brown, skeleton news and short videos of a Tyrannosaurus strutting to "Stayin' Alive"
September 16, 2011 | By Brian Switek
Linhevenator may not have used its arms to capture prey in the same way as its kin, even if it did have a specialized killing claw
September 15, 2011 | By Brian Switek
What do you think—which of these films most deserved to make it to the big screen?
September 13, 2011 | By Brian Switek
The Apatosaurus drags its tail, the Tyrannosaurus takes up a Godzilla-like posture and poor Velociraptor couldn't hold a glass of wine even if it wanted to
September 12, 2011 | By Brian Switek