sauropods

This Triassic Beast Paved The Way For The World’s Largest Dinosaurs

This Triassic Beast Paved The Way For The World’s Largest Dinosaurs

Introducing, Ingentia prima, a large, four-legged, long-necked dinosaur that lived a whopping 47 million years before giants such as Diplodocus and Brontosaurus shook the Earth. Found in Argentina, its fossil is providing important new insights into the evolution of dinosaurs, and how sauropods grew to such colossal sizes.

Rare African Titanosaur Was Among The Smallest Of The Giants

Rare African Titanosaur Was Among The Smallest Of The Giants

During the Cretaceous Era some 70 to 100 million years ago, long-necked sauropods ruled the Earth. But in Africa, not so much. The discovery of a previously-unknown species of titanosaur in Tanzania expands what we know about dinosaurs on this continent, while revealing the surprising degree to which these creatures…