Dinosaur World

Sharing amazing information about all your Favorite Dinosaurs

Reveal

How Passing Asteroids Reveal the Secrets of Distant Stars

This artist’s concept shows the (greatly exaggerated) diffraction pattern of starlight that occurs when an asteroid passes in front of […]

Meteor Showers Hitting the Moon Reveal Underground Water

NASA’s LADEE spacecraft saw water thrown off the moon’s surface after meteor impacts. (Credit: NASA/Goddard/Conceptual Image Lab) When NASA astronauts first landed […]

Hijacked Bacteria Reveal New Compounds, New Drug Candidates

(Credit: Shutterstock/angellodeco) More than half of all new drugs in the U.S. are made from compounds found in nature. These […]

Ancient Tools Reveal People Inhabited the ‘Roof of the World’ Far Earlier Than Thought

(Credit: Dmitry Pichugin/Shutterstock) As humans spread across the planet, high-altitude places like the Tibetan Plateau were some of the last […]

Ancient Tools Reveal People Inhabited the ‘Roof of the World’ Far Earlier Than Thought

(Credit: Dmitry Pichugin/Shutterstock) As humans spread across the planet, high-altitude places like the Tibetan Plateau were some of the last […]

Prize-winning Photographs Reveal the World of Tiny Things

Although weevils are an agricultural scourge , they were compelling subjects this year for two high-placing microscopists in the latest […]

Researchers Reveal the Incredible Seasons of Triton

Triton, Neptune’s largest moon, has frost that travels seasonally northward from its south pole, new observations confirm. (Credit: NASA/JPL) Neptune’s […]

This Juvenile Dinosaur Got Eaten, Bite Marks on Bones Reveal

A reconstruction of a young Gorgosaurus eating the ceratopsian. (Credit: Marie-Hélène Trudel-Aubry) As heavily armored as Triceratops and its cousins […]

LiDAR Scans Reveal Maya Were Far Bigger and More Complex Than Thought

Temples at Tikal rise above the forest canopy. (Credit: Evgeny Drokov/Shutterstock) FLORES, Guatemala — From above, the vastness of the […]

LiDAR Scans Reveal Maya Were Far Bigger and More Complex Than Thought

Temples at Tikal rise above the forest canopy. (Credit: Evgeny Drokov/Shutterstock) FLORES, Guatemala — From above, the vastness of the […]

800-plus Fossils Reveal How Bugs Rose From The ‘Great Dying’

Researchers excavate insect fossils from a rich dig site called the Karamay outcrop in China. (Credit: Daran Zheng) Around 250 […]

800-plus Fossils Reveal How Bugs Rose From The ‘Great Dying’

Researchers excavate insect fossils from a rich dig site called the Karamay outcrop in China. (Credit: Daran Zheng) Around 250 […]