Five million year old rabbit fossils found on the island of Minorca were six times the size of today’s rabbits.
In 2019 two American researchers reported discovering the fossil remains of a carnivorous mammal larger than a modern lion, and even larger than a prehistoric saber-toothed tiger. It lived 22 million years ago in what’s now Africa.
Scientists recently did some CT scans of fossils from two different ankylosaur species in order to find out what a dinosaur was doing with complicated loops inside its nose.
A growing body of research has slowly revealed a number of characteristics Neanderthals shared with humans.
Scientists have found evidence that dinosaurs had feathers.
The Macrauchenia is an extinct mammal from South America. New research analyzing the collagen in its bones has helped reveal new insights about its origins.
Recent research sheds new light on the obscure life of the dodo.
Until recently, the hyolith resisted classification on the evolutionary tree of life.
Neanderthals were more sophisticated than how they're often portrayed in popular culture.
Do birds have teeth? Not anymore, but they once did, when they were more similar to dinosaurs.