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Oct 7, 2014 07:00 PM ET // Jennifer Viegas
Venezuela now has its first meat-loving dinosaur, a scrappy carnivore known as Thief of Tachira.
Sep 24, 2014 01:00 PM ET // Jennifer Viegas
Mysterious animals whose remains resemble dried up pomegranates lived 370 million years before the world's first dinosaurs emerged. Continue reading →
Sep 23, 2014 07:49 AM ET // Jennifer Viegas
The Jimmy Durante of dinosaurs had a huge nose, but researchers are still puzzling over how the dino might have used it. Continue reading →
Sep 10, 2014 10:00 AM ET // Laura Geggel, LiveScience
Pisco-Ica desert along the country's coast yields remains of rare species, with well-preserved skulls.
Sep 8, 2014 02:00 PM ET // Jennifer Viegas
South America usually gets all the fanfare for discoveries of large dinosaurs, but Africa had some enormous dinos too, as evidenced by a new find this week. Continue reading →
Aug 20, 2014 05:05 PM ET // Tia Ghose, LiveScience
Ancient Paleolithic people in Spain ate snails as part of their regular diet, new research suggests.
Aug 14, 2014 12:25 PM ET // Jennifer Viegas
The Natural Trap Cave excavation poses some unusual challenges, like how to get through customs with piles of dirty, 50,000-year-old bones. Continue reading →
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.
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