A new fossilized, cigar-shaped creature that lived about 520 million years ago has been unearthed in Morocco. The newfound species, Helicocystis moroccoensis, has "characteristics that place it as the most primitive echinoderm that has fivefold symmetry,"
Fossil Fish - giant carnivorous fish known as Xiphactinus - 17 feet long, a wonderful exhibit.
The images show the reconstructed fossil claw of the ancient sea scorpion…
We want to visit the Royal Tyrrell Museum, Drumheller, Alberta, Canada
These Cambrian fossil reconstructions are positively terrifying.
"Thanks to a gift by Robert Hazen, this fossil of a new Apianurus species is now a part of the Museum's collection. This beautiful fossil was discovered by paleontologist Jake Skabelund in 2011 at the Walcott-Rust Quarry in New York.
The halkieriids are a group of fossil organisms.Their eponymous genus is Halkieria, which has been found on almost every continent in Lower to Mid Cambrian deposits, forming a large component of the small shelly fossil assemblages.
This week we will be looking at another dinosaur featured in the recent movie, Walking with Dinosaurs . Check out Troodon !
Fish Fossils - Al Mashriq
Icaronycteris index--fossil bat Bats pop out of nowhere, already flying. Four of the five oldest known bats evidently were capable of echolocation. All of them were fully capable of flying. No living or fossil gliding intermediates are known.