Palaeontologists uncover new Pachycephalosaurian dinosaur

Ian Randall | 21st April 2010

A new species of plant-eating dinosaur, which sports a grapefruit sized mass of bone on the top of its skull, has been uncovered in Texas’ Big Bend National Park. The find, which would have lived 70 to 80 million years ago, is reported in the latest issue of Cretaceous Research.

The Palaeo Pad field trip to Brighton (continued)

Ian Randall | 4th April 2010

Well, the field trip was fun – not, perhaps, quite as we had planned it, mind – but it wasn’t without some amusement.

The Palaeo Pad field trip to Brighton

Ian Randall | 2nd April 2010

For a little treat tomorrow, The Palaeo Pad shall be going on a little jaunt to Peacehaven, in East Sussex, on a fossil hunt.