Dinosaur tracks at Utah park dislodged, thrown into lake

May 7, 2018

Officials say visitors at a Utah state park have been dislodging dinosaur tracks imprinted in sandstone and throwing the pieces into a nearby lake

Macedonia: 8 million-year-old elephant-like remains found

Apr 24, 2018

Paleontologists from Bulgaria and Macedonia are excavating the fossilized remains of a prehistoric elephant believed to pre-date the mammoth, after its bones were discovered accidentally by a man working in a field

Dinosaur-killing space rock may have triggered sea volcanoes

Feb 7, 2018

A new study says that giant asteroid that hit Earth 66 million years ago and wiped out the dinosaurs may have done even more, triggering massive undersea volcanic eruptions

Rare dinosaur discovery in Egypt could signal more finds

Feb 6, 2018

Researchers have discovered a new species of dinosaur in the Egyptian desert, a long-necked herbivore that is around the size of a city bus finds

Stone tools in India suggest earlier human exit from Africa

Jan 31, 2018

Stone tools found in India may push back the time our species is known to have left Africa

Fossil shows modern humans left Africa earlier than thought

Jan 25, 2018

Researchers found a jaw in an Israeli cave, indicating that modern humans left Africa as much as 100,000 years earlier than previously thought

Dozens dressed as Tyrannosaurus rex descend on public square

Jan 20, 2018

Hundreds of curious people descended on Portland's Monument Square to observe a gathering of people dressed in Tyrannosaurus rex costumes

Los Angeles subway work uncovers array of Ice Age fossils

Dec 11, 2017

Since crews began work to extend a Los Angeles subway line in 2014, they have routinely turned up the fossilized remains of rabbits, camels, bison and other creatures that roamed the region during the last Ice Age.

AP FACT CHECK: Trump's curious case for shrinking monuments

Dec 5, 2017

AP FACT CHECK: Trump contends that shrinking monument lands will restore native and recreational rights, but those rights are affirmed in protections he'd roll back

Tribes: Trump's monument order disrespects native people

Dec 5, 2017

A coalition of Native American tribes are joining the legal fight against President Donald Trump's move to shrink two large national monuments in Utah

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