A trio of feathered dinosaurs tests a longstanding hypothesis and hint that there may be more feathered dinosaur fossils than anyone ever expected
October 25, 2012 | By Brian Switek
Paleontologists have known about Heterodontosaurus for decades, but a new restoration of the dinosaur shows just how freaky it was
October 24, 2012 | By Brian Switek
For over a century and a half, paleontologists have been confounded by the sail-backed carnivore Becklespinax. What did this dinosaur really look like?
October 22, 2012 | By Brian Switek
What caused Australia's dinosaur stampede? A short musical performance suggests an answer
October 18, 2012 | By Brian Switek
The weird alvarezsaurs look perfectly-adapted to eating termites, but how can we find out what they really ate?
October 17, 2012 | By Brian Switek
Mountain of Dinosaurs, from 1967, uses extinction as a metaphor for Soviet oppression
October 16, 2012 | By Brian Switek
Some scrapped Jurassic Park 4 designs show the movie's insane ideas for dinosaur soldiers
October 12, 2012 | By Brian Switek
Just when naturalists began to suspect that birds might be dinosaurs, one researcher put forward a truly strange idea of what early bird ancestors would have looked like
October 11, 2012 | By Brian Switek
Did T. rex use its tiny arms to do push-ups?
October 10, 2012 | By Brian Switek
A lovely little fossil shows how some dinosaurs said goodnight
October 09, 2012 | By Brian Switek
A delicately-balanced domino setup replays the end of the Age of Dinosaurs
October 05, 2012 | By Brian Switek
Paleontologists have named scores of dinosaurs, but why is T. rex our favorite?
October 03, 2012 | By Brian Switek
Tracks made by a 20-foot predatory dinosaur have been found in rock from Connecticut to Arizona, but who made the tracks?
October 02, 2012 | By Brian Switek
A reader shows us a snapshot of a spare-parts dinosaur
October 01, 2012 | By Brian Switek
The dinosaur had the strongest bite of any land animal – even harder than we previously thought
October 2012 | By Brian Switek
Triceratops was an awesome dinosaur, but, despite one site's claim, it wasn't equipped with poisonous quills
September 28, 2012 | By Brian Switek
Feathered dinosaurs are wonderful, but DinoTime 3D makes them look stupid
September 25, 2012 | By Brian Switek
Carnivorous theropod dinosaurs were once thought to be hydrophobic, but rare swim tracks show that these predators at least sometimes took a dip in lakes and rivers
September 24, 2012 | By Brian Switek
Everyone knows that Godzilla is a radioactive dinosaur, but just what sort of dinosaur is the famous monster?
September 21, 2012 | By Brian Switek
Adult T. rex had the most powerful bite of any creature to walk the earth, but they had to grow into that destructive power
September 20, 2012 | By Brian Switek