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Stories with subject: Paleontology
  • Tulsa Zoo to host elephant egg hunt 
    Updated: Apr-18-14 3:29 am
  • TULSA, Oklahoma - Elephants at the Tulsa Zoo are getting a big egg hunt that is all their own.

  • ND dealing to keep dinosaur mummy in Bismarck 
    Updated: Apr-15-14 3:13 pm
  • BISMARCK, North Dakota - North Dakota officials are negotiating a $3 million deal to keep Dakota the duckbilled dinosaur on permanent display in Bismarck, where the rare mummified fossil is planned as a cornerstone of a $51 million expansion at the North Dakota Heritage Center on the state Capitol grounds.

  • T. rex gets new home in Smithsonian dinosaur hall 
    Updated: Apr-15-14 2:24 pm
  • WASHINGTON - More than 100 years after dinosaurs were first displayed on the National Mall, T. rex - the king - is joining the Smithsonian collection after a 2,000-mile journey from Montana.

  • T. rex gets new home in Smithsonian dinosaur hall 
    Updated: Apr-15-14 1:33 pm
  • WASHINGTON - More than 100 years after dinosaurs were first displayed on the National Mall, T. rex - the king - is joining the Smithsonian collection after a 2,000-mile journey from Montana.

  • Montana T-rex fossil to move to Smithsonian museum 
    Updated: Apr-06-14 1:52 pm
  • BILLINGS, Montana - As thunder boomed and lightning illuminated their small camper, Kathy Wankel couldn't help but think that after years of being buried, the few fossilized bones she and her family had dug up that day, and carefully swaddled in towels and an old sweatshirt, did not want to be moved.

  • Colorado man gets probation for fossil smuggling 
    Updated: Mar-25-14 5:10 pm
  • CHEYENNE, Wyoming - A federal judge has sentenced a Colorado man to two years of supervised probation after he admitted to conspiring to smuggle fossils from China into the United States.

  • Kansas lawmakers pass bill to name state fossils 
    Updated: Mar-25-14 12:41 pm
  • TOPEKA, Kansas - Kansas legislators have given final approval to a bill designating a winged dinosaur and an ancient sea creature as the state's official fossils.

  • 'Walking with Dinosaurs' eyes North America return 
    Updated: Mar-20-14 2:59 pm
  • NEW YORK - The dinosaurs are ready to roar across America again - but they're sporting a new look.

  • 'Walking with Dinosaurs' eyes North America return 
    Updated: Mar-20-14 2:20 pm
  • NEW YORK - The dinosaurs are ready to roar across America again - but they're sporting a new look.