The fossilized remains of a bizarre bird-like dinosaur, nicknamed the "Chicken from Hell", have recently been unearthed in the US. The 66-million-year-old feathered beast would have resembled a beefed-up emu with a long neck, a meter-long tail like a lizard, and a tall crest on the beaky head.
Gigantosaurus, meaning "giant southern lizard", is a genus of giant "shark-toothed" dinosaurs that lived in what is now Argentina during the Late Cretaceous Period, approximately 100 - 97 million years ago. It included some of the biggest known terrestrial carnivores.
Microraptor was a genus of small, four-winged dinosaur that lived in the early Cretaceous Period, between125 - 120 million years ago, on the territory of today's China. It was one of the most abundant prehistoric animals in its ecosystem, and its numerous fossil specimens have been recovered to be exhibited in more than 300 museum collections across the world.
A beautifully painted model Dimetrodon dinosaur by Papo. Approx 17cm long from head to tail it has a great moving jaw. It stands approx 8cm high. Not suitable for ages under 3.
Saichania is a genus of herbivorous dinosaurs that lived on the territory of today's Mongolia and China during the Late Cretaceous Period, about 73 million years ago.
The fossil of what is thought to be one of the world's smallest dinosaurs has been found in Great Britain, or, more precisely, at a brickworks in Sussex.
Tenontosaurus was 6.5 to 8 m long and 3 m high (in a bipedal stance), with a body mass of somewhere between 1 to 2 tons. It was a herbivorous animal, feeding on low-growing plants ...
Australovenator (meaning "southern hunter") is a genus of carnivorous dinosaurs that lived in the Early Cretaceous Period, around 95 million years ago, in what is today Australia.
China Dinosaurs Park, also called China Dinosaurs Land, is a theme part located in Changzhou, a city in southern Jiangsu province of China. It was opened in September 2000. The park covers more than 27 km2. Dinosaur fans also call it the "Eastern Jurassic Park".
In July this year, a nearly complete, new fossil of a feathered dinosaur was unearthed in northeastern China.