Topic: Geological Society of America
An amateur paleontologist discovered an unusual fossil last year. Now experts are attempting to determine its identity.
Planetary scientists are getting an initial look at the protoplanet Vesta via NASA's Dawn mission, revealing a surprising range of features – including long parallel troughs around the equator.
10/12/2011 07:55 pm
Kraken skeptics say a new theory proposing the existence of a real-life 200-million-year-old Kraken sea monster involves too much inference and guesswork to be serious science.
10/11/2011 05:01 pm
Kraken lair: A paleontologist says that the arrangement of and markings on bones of giant sea creatures in a Nevada desert indicates that they were devoured by a giant mollusc.
10/11/2011 03:28 pm
Footprints of a baby Apatosaurus, roughly the size of a pug dog, were spotted in the foothills near Denver.
11/02/2010 03:35 pm