Post Profile






Hold on, the 'duck-dinosaur' is real? Science says yes.

So long science fiction, and hello real science! Scientists have discovered a 75-million-year-old fossil resembling the 'duck-dinosaur.' The creature had "killer claws" that could tear prey to shreds.        
read more

share

Related Posts


Extinct 'mega claw' creature had spider-like brain

Academics / General Science : ScienceDaily: Science Society

Scientists have discovered the earliest known complete nervous system exquisitely preserved in the fossilized remains of a never-before described creature that crawled or swam in the ocean 520 million years ago. The find solves a lo...

Scientists discover fossil of dinosaur ancestor with surprising croc-like appearance

Academics / Archaeology : EurekAlert: Archaeology

(National Science Foundation) Scientists have long wondered what the earliest dinosaur relatives looked like. Most assumed they would resemble miniature dinosaurs, about the size of chickens, and walk on two legs.

Dinosaurs Arose at Least 10 Million Years Earlier Than Thought

Academics / General Science : Wired: Science

Scientists have discovered 243-million-year-old fossils of dinosaurs’ closest relatives, which pushes back the origin of dinosaurs by at least 10 million years. The dinosaur-like creature, Asilisaurus kongwe, was about the size of a...

Actor Johnny Depp immortalized in ancient fossil find

Academics / General Science : Science Codex

A scientist has discovered an ancient extinct creature with 'scissor hand-like' claws in fossil records and has named it in honour of his favourite movie star. The 505 million year old fossil called Kooteninchela deppi (pronounced K...

This duck-like dinosaur with killer claws ran, swam and tore prey to shreds

Technology : USAToday: Tech

The fossil of a new, 75-million-year-old species has been discovered in Mongolia.        

Comments


Copyright © 2016 Regator, LLC