Tag Archives: China

The Best Dino-discoveries of 2013

Seen as it’s coming up to Christmas and the New Year, I thought I would do a list of the best dinosaur-related discoveries of the year. I have chosen these either because they are an important scientific discovery, or just … Continue reading

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The World of Fossil Smuggling

There have been many recent palaeontological findings, such as new dinosaurs and perfectly preserved specimens, from places such as China and Mongolia. These countries do not allow fossils to be exported and taken from them, and this has led to … Continue reading

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Where Did Feathers Come From?

Most people would associate feathers with birds; if one were to describe a bird, the first thing one would say is: “they have feathers”. However, China has recently wielded many fossils of non-avian dinosaurs that have feathers, proving that feathers … Continue reading

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