Dinosaurs

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Fossil remains of herd of 11 dinosaurs discovered in Italy
Exceptional find includes biggest and most complete dinosaur skeleton ever unearthed in the country

Angela Giuffrida in Rome

02, Dec, 2021 @6:13 PM

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New species of big-nosed dinosaur discovered by retired doctor
Nasal bone distinguishes herbivore Brighstoneus simmondsi, whose skull was found on the Isle of Wight

Hannah Devlin Science correspondent

11, Nov, 2021 @6:00 AM

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Scientists discover Welsh ‘dragon’ dinosaur – the size of a chicken
Pendraig milnerae was related to T rex and likely to have been apex predator despite its size, say experts

Steven Morris

05, Oct, 2021 @11:01 PM

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Fossilised ‘hell heron’ dinosaur unearthed on Isle of Wight
Discovery along with another species enhances island’s reputation as Europe’s best place to find dinosaurs

Hannah Devlin

29, Sep, 2021 @4:07 PM

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Dinosaur fossil with ‘totally weird’ spikes in skeleton stuns experts
Extraordinary ankylosaur remains dating back 168m years a first for Africa

Ian Sample Science editor

23, Sep, 2021 @4:21 PM

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Two-legged dinosaurs may have swung tails to run faster, say scientists
A computer simulation could help us better understand the evolution of movement in animals

Linda Geddes

22, Sep, 2021 @5:00 PM

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Big John, largest known triceratops skeleton, goes on display before auction
Bones found in 2014 in what is now South Dakota described as ‘miracle of nature and work of art’

Kim Willsher in Paris

01, Sep, 2021 @2:48 PM

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Angela Milner obituary
Natural History Museum palaeontologist who specialised in meat-eating dinosaurs and their direct descendants, the earliest birds

Paul Barrett

26, Aug, 2021 @2:15 PM

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‘It wasn’t built to eat broccoli’: Australia’s largest ‘dragon’ unveiled
A pterosaur fossil found in the outback a decade ago, the largest known flying reptile on the continent, has finally been identified as a new species and is being compared to a dragon

Royce Kurmelovs

09, Aug, 2021 @7:00 AM

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‘Part-time adventurers’: amateur fossil hunters get record haul in Cotswolds
More than 1,000 scientifically significant specimens taken from former quarry after discovery

Miranda Bryant

20, Jul, 2021 @11:01 PM

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‘Real’ T rex goes on show in England for first time in over a century
The skeleton of Titus, discovered in the US in 2018, makes its world debut at Nottingham museum

Jessica Murray

03, Jul, 2021 @7:00 AM

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Dinosaurs lived in the Arctic, research suggests
Discovery of tiny fossils indicates dinosaurs raised young in freezing region – and may have been warm-blooded

Nicola Davis Science Correspondent

24, Jun, 2021 @3:13 PM

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