The nearly complete skeleton belongs to an apex predator of the Triassic that hunted the ancestors of today’s mammals. Paleontologist Rodrigo Muller was working in a nearby town in 2014 when his team started
From gigantic ant fossil and nest of baby dinosaurs to biggest prehistoric shark jaw, Palaeontologists have a way of uncovering some of the weirdest fossils on Earth. And now Russian researchers have the
An 18,000-year-old puppy unearthed in Siberia could prove to be the missing link between dogs and wolves, scientists believe. The puppy was discovered perfectly preserved by permafrost near Yakutsk, eastern
Archaeologists are perplexed by the discovery of two ancient human infants who were buried while wearing the skulls of other children on their heads. These morbid “helmets,” which were found in Ecuador,
The ancient plumage hints at how small carnivorous dinosaurs weathered long, cold winters inside the Antarctic Circle 118 million years ago. Ten exquisitely preserved fossil feathers found in Australia
Although the human head is a potent symbol in many South American cultures, archaeologists working at a site in Ecuador were surprised to find two babies buried with “helmets” made from the skulls of kids.