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“Fossil Record”

Dec 11, 2014 09:10 AM ET // Stephanie Pappas, LiveScience
The animal that once lived in the ancient sea looks like a bird's nest in fossil form.
Nov 21, 2014 12:25 PM ET // Richard Farrell
Fossils suggest the creature originated on the Asian subcontinent while it was still an island.
Nov 5, 2014 01:05 PM ET // Richard Farrell
Evidence has been uncovered that connects the ichthyosaur with its transition from land to sea.
Oct 24, 2014 11:35 AM ET // Becky Oskin, LiveScience
A fossil tusk rescued from the sea proves mammoths swam to Southern California's Channel Islands much earlier than thought.
Sep 10, 2014 04:50 PM ET // Richard Farrell
Prevalence of the dinosaur's skin in fossil record may have more to do with texture, toughness than population density or habitat.
Sep 4, 2014 07:00 PM ET // Jennifer Viegas
Newly discovered dinosaur fossils, plus a new assessment of dino size, have led to a revised list of the top 10 largest dinosaurs that ever lived.
Aug 4, 2014 09:45 AM ET // Richard Farrell
Half-ton boulder with fossilized remains is hauled up to street level by elbow grease, ingenuity, and a ropes-and-pulleys system.
Jun 11, 2014 12:07 PM ET
Think modern crocodiles are terrifying? How about a 16-foot-long, nearly half a ton sort-of-crocodile that was so tough is even outlasted the mass extinction of 60 million years ago. Laci has more details on this beast from the land of the lost.
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