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Antarctica 260-million-years ago had forest even before dinosaurs, Scientists recover fossilized tree from Transantarctic Mountains

Scientists have discovered fossil fragments of at least 260 million-year-old trees in Antarctica, a finding which proves that the frozen continent once had a thriving forest even...

Nov 14, 2017 17:34 PM

Dinosaurs might have survived had asteroid hit somewhere else, says study

Chicxulub Impactor, the asteroid hit the planet some 66 million years ago, which led to a crater 180 kilometre wide.

Nov 12, 2017 13:00 PM

Humans were nocturnal before annihilation of non-avian dinosaurs, claim scientists

A latest study led by PhD student Roi Maor from Tel Aviv University and UCL has found that mammals all over the world including Human Being, switched to daytime activity after...

Nov 08, 2017 18:55 PM

Dinosaur-killing asteroid could cure cancer, says research

Iridium could be used to kill the cancerous cell by filling them with a deadly version of oxygen without harming healthy tissues.

Nov 06, 2017 08:28 AM

Dinosaur dung reveals plant-eating giants feasted on crabs

In a peculiar study, scientists have discovered that herbivore dinosaurs sometimes also feasted on prehistoric crayfish or crabs for nutritional boost.

Sep 24, 2017 22:28 PM

Beelzebufo: This gigantic devil frog ate dinosaurs 68 million years ago in Madagascar

The modern Ceratophrys frogs are also known as Pacman frogs for their round bodies. These frogs have comically large mouths sit quietly, wait and snap at anything that passes them.

Sep 22, 2017 16:04 PM

Rare skeleton of 66-million-year-old adult triceratops discovered

A rare dinosaur fossil has been unearthed by scientists at a construction site in Colorado, United States. It is said to be 66 million years old adult triceratops, which would have...

Sep 01, 2017 17:49 PM

New species of colossal, long necked dinosaurs discovered by scientists

Scientists have uncovered a new species of long-necked titanosaurian dinosaur that lived about 70 to 100 million years ago.

Aug 27, 2017 19:20 PM

Dinosaurs wiped out some 66 million years ago due to massive asteroid strike

The asteroid triggered global wildfires that lofted into the air tremendous amounts of soot. This would have shut down photosynthesis, drastically cooled the planet, and...

Aug 23, 2017 11:30 AM

Earth plunged into darkness due to dinosaurs-killing 10-km-wide asteroid: Study

According to a latest research led by a group of scientists from the US National Center for Atmospheric Research (NCAR), an asteroid due to which dinosaurs became disappeared 66...

Aug 22, 2017 19:42 PM