Paleontolgy

The controversial origin of a symbol of the American west

Paleontolgy
SANTA CRUZ, CA – March 13, 2017 – New research by Professor Beth Shapiro of the UC Santa Cruz Genomics ...

The oldest fossil giant penguin

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Together with colleagues from New Zealand, Senckenberg scientist Dr. Gerald Mayr described a recently discovered fossil of a giant penguin ...

Dinosaurs: Juvenile, adult or senior?

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How old were the oldest dinosaurs? This question remains largely unanswered. The natural life span of these long-extinct giants is ...