Mar 29, 2018
High on a rocky cliff in central Utah, paleontologists Lindsay Zanno and Bucky Gates found something rare — a large clutch of fossilized dinosaur eggs.
Oct 17, 2017
Fossil tissues show that a pigment-based survival trait common to modern sea turtles evolved at least 54 million years ago.
May 9, 2017
Elena Schroeter, a postdoctoral researcher in paleontology, was recently awarded a prestigious Arnold O. Beckman Postdoctoral Fellowship.
Nov 21, 2016
Researchers have found evidence of original keratin and melanosome preservation in a 130-million-year-old Eoconfuciusornis specimen.
Sep 27, 2016
New research from NC State paleontologists finds theropod dinosaurs with bony crests, horns and knobs on their heads got bigger faster than their unornamented brethren.
Oct 5, 2015
NC State researchers are helping develop new ways to use molecular analysis to determine the colors of dinosaurs.