Dinosaur News Articles

Dinosaur Decline Dinosaur Decline: Species Extinct Before Chicxulub Asteroid Hit Yucatan Peninsula

A dinosaur decline was already a problem on the planet long before an asteroid smashed into the Yucatan Peninsula, scientists suggest. The Chicxulub asteroid caused cataclysmic climate change that marked the end of the Cretaceous period, and killed off some […]

Dinosaur-Killing Asteroid Dinosaur-Killing Asteroid: Researchers Begin Expedition That Hit 66 Millions Years Ago

The dinosaur-killing asteroid that caused a huge crater on Earth 66 million years ago is about to go through a drilling expedition. Scientists are putting the final touches to plans for an expedition to the Chicxulub crater in Mexico at […]

Dinosaur Nesting Dinosaur Nesting Similar To Modern-Day Reptiles That Bury Eggs With Dirt And Vegetation

Dinosaur nesting was a similar one used by modern-day crocodiles to bury their eggs in nests covered with dirt and vegetation. The fragile remains of 150-million-year-old eggshells are helping researchers figure out what kinds of nests dinosaurs created for their […]

Nest Full Of 15 Baby Dinosaurs Found

Nest Of Baby Dinosaurs Found, a 70-million-year-old full nest of Protoceratops dinosaurs has been found with evidence that 15 juveniles were once inside it, according to a paper in the latest Journal of Paleontology. While large numbers of eggs have […]