Theories on how dinosaurs became extinct
By: Brenda Nelson
What killed the biggest beasts that ever walked this land? How could something live for so many millions of years (more than 160 million years), then suddenly vanish forever? What really killed the dinosaurs?These are questions science is still trying to solve. Although we...
Theories on how dinosaurs became extinct
By: DianeD
The earth was a much different place 65 to 150 million years ago when dinosaurs roamed the earth. Many changes in the planet's climate, along with geological transformations, occurred during the Triassic, the Jurassic, and the Cretaceous periods of the Mesozoic Era, also known as...
By: Marc Phillippe Babineau
Can scientists clone dinosaurs? Are they allowed to clone dinosaurs would be a more accurate question, because the science is available, DNA from nearly intact dinosaur remains have been found, and it is widely believed that either alligator, platypus or bird eggs would be welcome...
By: Rex Trulove
It is interesting to contemplate whether dinosaurs could swim for a few reasons, beyond just common curiosity. As an example, for most of the time the dinosaurs were around, there were no polar ice caps and the ocean levels were much higher than today. Shallow...
How are fossils formed?
By: DianeD
Fossils have intrigued man for hundreds of years. Since the early Greeks and Romans discovered fossilized remains of giant, unknown creatures, stories of mythological beasts began being handed down from generation to generation; however, with the discovery of fossils worldwide, science has now proven many...
Which of today's animals lived alongside dinosaurs?
By: Joseph Malek
One discovery of interest is the fact that fish known as coelacanths were seen alive and swimming. Before this observation it was believed that this fish became extinct 70 million years ago. It is also true that dead fish of this kind were found in...
By: Robert Wiley - 295153
There are many types and species of dinosaurs that have lived together. Many scientists have questions how in the grand scheme of things each of one of them existed together and the roles they each played in their own circle of life. These scientists are...
Ways that information about dinosaurs is discovered
By: Joseph Malek
Since the first quarter of the 19th Century, people have been gathering for study the fossilized remains of dinosaurs and other creatures that lived during prehistoric times. A few naturalists became avid fossil collectors in an attempt to fully understand what it was that was...
Similarities between dinosaurs and birds
By: Joseph Malek
During the early evolution of all living things you better believe that all kinds of truly strange animals and plants came into being. Such is the case for the animals that we know as a group of creatures that we call dinosaurs. These dinosaurs came...
By: Marc Phillippe Babineau
The images of Dino the dinosaur eating canned Dino food out of the "Dino" bowl at Fred Flintstone's door is not exactly true to form. What did the real dinosaurs eat? Considering their size, whatever they wanted to eat, as there were not too many...

 

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