| Jul 31, 2013
| 5:22 PM
A pair of fossil dinosaur skeletons dubbed the Montana Dueling Dinosaurs is headed for auction rather than straight to a museum. The duo, discovered touching on a Montana ranch in 2006, appear to be relatives of Tyrannosaurus rex and Triceratops locked in...
| May 29, 2013
| 1:50 PM
When did birds first emerge from among the dinosaurs? It’s an argument that has plagued paleontologists and cast a shadow over the reputation of Archaeopteryx, a feathered dinosaur that has long been considered the earliest known bird.
| Jul 12, 2013
| 4:30 PM
Famed creature maker Phil Tippett and his newly remonikered shingle Tippett FX aren't waiting for the visual effects business in California to recover. Instead, the company has moved into the consumer space -- a major departure for such an important...
| Jul 13, 2013
| 9:59 PM
Aberdeen Recreation and Cultural Center Gallery, 225 Third Ave. S.E.: Hours are from 8 a.m. to 9 p.m. Monday through Thursday, 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. Friday and 10 a.m. to noon Saturday. 605-626-7081.
Dacotah Prairie Museum, 21 S. Main St.:...
| Jul 14, 2013
| 7:00 AM
It's rare for small theaters in Southern California to grow into midsize theaters because of the expense and risk that come with expanding from a storefront to a house of 100 seats or more.
But the Chance Theater in Anaheim Hills, among the smallest...
| Jul 18, 2013
| 3:49 PM
A group of youngsters this week has been learning first-hand about nature, from the weather to river runoff, as participants in the Fort Frederick State Park Junior Ranger Program.
On Tuesday, they were studying fossils, digging up what they could...
| Jul 19, 2013
| 5:42 AM
A “Discover the Dinosaurs” exhibit will be at the Connecticut Convention Center, 100 Columbus Blvd. in Hartford, for three days only, Friday to Sunday, July 19 to 21.
Animatronic and non-moving dinosaurs can be seen in eight to 10 scenes, each...
| Apr 11, 2013
| 4:12 PM
With long arms, high shoulder blades and powerful fingers, the ancient creatures were built for climbing trees. But they also had long lower limbs, flat feet and a flexible lumbar spine that gave them a distinct evolutionary edge: They could cover long...
| Jul 5, 2013
| 6:47 PM
Somewhere between 390 to 360 million years ago, a four-legged vertebrate, or tetrapod, crawled out of the water and gave rise to the amphibians, reptiles and mammals we see today.
Scientists have established that this creature descended from fish and...
| May 28, 2013
Tuesday, May 28 Hope you had a fabulous Memorial Day weekend! Of course, having yesterday off makes today feel like a Monday... We had perfect weather for all of the Memorial Day remembrance events. It's so important to take a moment and honor those who...
| May 10, 2013
| 12:40 PM
It's not often that a Christian minister agrees with the New Atheist movement, but the Rev. Michael Dowd believes it's possible when it comes to what he calls the "idolatry of the written word."
A self-described "New Theist" — one who "value[s]...
| Apr 29, 2013
| 8:05 AM
British quartet Stornoway return to the Great Hall of the Peabody Museum to perform under the dinosaurs, in support of their latest record Tales from Terra Firma. Catcy indie rock and giant dinosaur fossils? Yes, please.
May 5, 12:30 p....