AcademiaSTEMSocial SciencesHumanitiesAgriculture & Farming

Paleontology

Write for Us
  • Have you ever stopped and wondered why all the large and dangerous animals seem to live in Africa? Or why we seem to harbour an incurable fascination with monsters? The answers to these questions could well lie in our past, where our remote ancestors lived alongside Africa's real monsters...

    The African Megafauna

    The African Megafauna

    by James Kenny21

  • The history of life series moves on to the period where not only complex lifeforms evolved, but came to take over the world. But they didn't have everything their own way, the Paleozoic era bore witness to natural disasters that make our problems seem minute...

    A History Of Life On Earth: The Palaeozoic Era

    A History Of Life On Earth: The Palaeozoic Era

    by James Kenny29

  • Dinosaurs get all the glory. Their appeal often overshadows other species that existed with them. Non-dinosaur fossils reveal rare glimpses into reptiles, birds and mammals when T. Rex ruled.

    10 Rare Fossils of Species That Lived With Dinosaurs

    10 Rare Fossils of Species That Lived With Dinosaurs

    by Jana Louise Smit0

  • The extinction of the dinosaurs marked the end of one era, but heralded the beginning of another. It only took the Earth a few million years to recover from the after effects of the asteroid impact, but it was a changed world. This hub profiles one small corner of that world, in a time called the Eocene...

    After The Dinosaurs: Life In The Eocene

    After The Dinosaurs: Life In The Eocene

    by James Kenny47

  • The debate is hardly over yet, but the scales-versus-feathers controversy just gets more and more interesting. Which dinosaurs certainly had feathers, and which dinosaurs might have?

    Did Dinosaurs Have Feathers or Scales?

    Did Dinosaurs Have Feathers or Scales?

    by Will Apse5

working