Raptors

movies

'Jurassic World: Fallen Kingdom' Gives Up on Science Completely

Who told these people that dinosaurs have to be war machines and volcano victims to be interesting?
Becky Ferreira
6.22.18
not like dinosaurs though

Two Escaped Raptors Are Still At Large in North Carolina

Secretary birds in the Carolinas? Crazier things have happened.
Sarah Emerson
6.5.17
argentina

Paleontologists Have Found New ‘Megaraptor’ Dinosaur

Murusraptor barrosaensis lived about 80 million years ago in what is now Patagonia.
Becky Ferreira
7.20.16
Emojis

Unicode Should Take a Hint from Paleontologists When Designing Dinosaur Emojis

Dinosaur emojis present an excellent opportunity to get up to date on dino anatomy.
Becky Ferreira
5.15.16
earth

Why Scientists on Two Continents Are Growing Dinosaur Parts on Chickens

And whether we'll be able to build a dinosaur one day.
Kate Lunau
3.15.16
2015

The Eight Best Extinct Species Discovered in 2015

From “Hellboy” to “Hallucigenia on steroids,” it’s been an awesome year for paleontologists.
Becky Ferreira
12.24.15
Science

This New Raptor Species Confirms that Scaly Naked Movie Raptors Are Dumb

Zhenyuanlong suni had short wings, a long tail, and one helluva beautiful plumage.
Becky Ferreira
7.16.15
Science

Paleontologists Find Dinosaur Blood Cells, But the DNA Is Long Gone

Bury your "Jurassic Park" dreams.
Becky Ferreira
6.10.15
history

Paleontologist Discovers New Raptor Species Just in Time for 'Jurassic World'

Don’t even try hiding from this predator; it would totally smell you out.
Becky Ferreira
5.11.15
evolution

Birds Evolved From Dinosaurs In a 'Supercharged' Evolutionary Surge

"This one lineage of dinosaurs that became ever-more-birdy over time happened to hit on something successful."
Becky Ferreira
9.25.14
robots

Raptor Drones Will Save Birds from Themselves

A Dutch company is making "robobirds" that scare birds away from airports, landfills, and other avian death traps.
Becky Ferreira
8.7.14
dinosaurs

The Largest Flying Dinosaur Was a Four-Winged Raptor

But it still had nothing on a pterosaur.
Becky Ferreira
7.15.14