Ancient Ichthyosaurus Species Discovery Unravels Mysteries of Ancient Ocean Dwellers

Ancient Ichthyosaurus Species Discovery Unravels Mysteries of Ancient Ocean Dwellers

Spesies Ichthyosaurus. PHOTO/ IFL LONDON – Discovery of bone fragments giant fossil the equivalent of the blue whale brings new mysteries about ancient ocean dwellers. ALSO READ – Dutch Scientists Investigate Mysterious Death of Dolphins Scientists in Germany suspect that the fragment came from an ichthyosaur, a giant air-breathing marine reptile. As reported by Science … Read more

New Species of Sea Lizard Fossil Discovered in Morocco: Khinjaria Acuta, the Terrifying Predator from 66 Million Years Ago

New Species of Sea Lizard Fossil Discovered in Morocco: Khinjaria Acuta, the Terrifying Predator from 66 Million Years Ago

Mar 6, 2024 at 7:51 PM Update: 11 minutes ago Scientists have discovered fossils of a new species of sea lizard that lived in the oceans about 66 million years ago. Khinjaria acuta was as long as an orca and had razor-sharp teeth. The sea lizard lived in the time of the dinosaurs. Researchers discovered … Read more

Uncovering the Truth: How Our View of Dinosaurs Has Changed Since the 1800s

Uncovering the Truth: How Our View of Dinosaurs Has Changed Since the 1800s

Bandung – Dinosaurs are often depicted as terrifying and large wild animals. However, if we look at the research results, maybe the appearance of dinosaurs is not as scary as we imagine. With only a few bone fragments as a guide, early paleontologists made a lot of ridiculous guesses about what dinosaurs looked like. The … Read more

250 Year Old Giant Tree Stands Tall Despite Logging, Protected in Pring Village

250 Year Old Giant Tree Stands Tall Despite Logging, Protected in Pring Village

250 Year Old Giant Tree. PHOTO/ VNExpress HANOI – Pohon I emas which is believed to be more than 250 years old still ‘standing tall’ despite some traces of logging, As reported by VNExpress Wednesday (26/2/2023), the tree measuring more than 4 meters wide and 35 meters high is in Pring Village, Ngoc Tu. It … Read more

New Research Suggests Modern Birds Evolved Earlier Than Previously Thought

New Research Suggests Modern Birds Evolved Earlier Than Previously Thought

Jakarta – The modern birds we see today are the result of evolution from the past. Previous research suggests that this evolution occurred at the same time as the mass extinction of the dinosaurs, after an asteroid hit Earth 66 million years ago. Although this collision caused the extinction of three of the four species … Read more

How Dinosaur’s Walking Ability Led to Their Dominance for 160 Million Years

How Dinosaur’s Walking Ability Led to Their Dominance for 160 Million Years

Jakarta – Dinosaur may have ruled the planet for more than 160 million years. The reason according to the latest research is quite surprising, namely because of the way they walk. With adaptations to walk on two and four legs, they diversified and outcompeted other organisms to become the dominant land vertebrates from the end … Read more

How Dinosaurs Dominated the Planet for 160 Million Years: Study

How Dinosaurs Dominated the Planet for 160 Million Years: Study

Jakarta – Dinosaurs are thought to have dominated the planet for more than 160 million years thanks to the way they walked. They also have strong and large organs as an advantage. By adapting to walk on two and four legs, the dinosaurs diversified and outcompeted other organisms to become the dominant land vertebrates. This … Read more

Extraordinary 280 Million Year Old Fossil Discovery Challenges Reptile Evolution Theories

Extraordinary 280 Million Year Old Fossil Discovery Challenges Reptile Evolution Theories

280 Million Year Old Fossil. PHOTO/ IFL SCIENCE ARIZONA – An extraordinary discovery in the Italian Alps in 1931 has confused our understanding of reptile evolution for almost a century. READ ALSO – One Step Away, Scientists Bring Back Ancient Life This remarkably well-preserved fossil shows the “soft tissue” of an ancient reptile, but new … Read more

New Research Reveals How Long Dinosaurs Lived Based on Fossil Growth Rings

New Research Reveals How Long Dinosaurs Lived Based on Fossil Growth Rings

Jakarta – Dinosaur fossils hold a lot of information about their lives, including how they defended themselves, what they ate, and sometimes how they died. But do dinosaur fossils leave any clues about their age when they died? The answer is yes, because there are “growth rings” on their fossil bones. These rings are arranged … Read more