Riddle: I've got the body of a humpless camel, the feet of a rhinoceros, and a snorkel‑like nose half as long as an elephant. What am I?
Archaeologists discover a fossil 300 million years older than the dinosaurs!
Fossilized animal poop provides a key to unlocking the mysteries surrounding the lives of extinct and elusive animals.
Following the Permian mass extinction, the surviving species rapidly diversified.
Bigfoot is the stuff of make-believe, but Giganto was real, and was more menacing than the mythic monster.
Scientists link mysterious ice-cream cone shaped fossils to Hallucigenia, a spiny, soft-bodied creature from 500 million years ago.
Jellyfish turn up in the unlikeliest of places...a Wisconsin sandstone quarry.
Long before animals roamed the earth, Prototaxites existed—a twenty-foot organism that some scientists classify as a giant fungus.
Did climate change wipe out the wooly mammoth? The fossil record may tell a different story of the mammoth's demise.
It's tricky business, but there's a lot you can figure out from a human skeleton if you know what you're doing.