Massive enough to have swallowed a human being whole, meaning that it could conceivably have hunted man between the period two to four million years ago when it existed
Hundreds of eggs, shells and nests were found, where earlier only one type of dinosaur egg had been documented in this area - these being the eggs of the species Megaloolithus Siruguei
It was the absence, in the footprints, of the expected raptor-like claws which helps support the theory that this great bird was no meat-eater, even though it stood 7ft tall with a huge head and beak.
Both sabre-tooth cats would have killed through bites to the throats of immobilized prey, producing a quick death, using their long, flattened upper canines to cut the prey throat, via the pulling down of the heads.
New research, published in the latest Historical Biology issue, reports the discovery of bone remains of several new, toothy shark species, three of them at least 270 million years old, alongside the finding of many other new shark species from the area.
These mysterious humanoids have been dubbed Red Deer Cave people - this clearly an animal popular with these individuals, there being clear evidence that they hunted and cooked these large deer.
Some of these fossils with thin shells that lend themselves to polishing, after which they become amongst the rarest gemstones on earth, each one being absolutely unique.
Volcanic ash apparently buried a large area of forest in only a few days, so that the plants were preserved, in many cases in the exact locations where they grew, and exactly as they were at that time.
The enormous forest - believed up to 100 miles across - contains not only complete trees, but also delicate ferns and even cockroach wings - all fossilized during the carboniferous period,
It appears that the burrowing behaviour has been important since complex animal life first appeared on earth, and some dinosaurs are known to have dug them.
Common wisdom has it that in ancestral terms all crocodyliforms had the appearance of modern alligators, though sometimes a specialized animal might evolved, demonstrating the level of evolutionary complexity in play even back then
Extremely thin, and often mistakenly likened to dragon skin, the appearance oo Ammolite is always caused by sediment pressures upon it
The account of God's creation in Genesis has been questioned by many, comparing it to a fairy tale story. Well! That is humanly understandable. So how did man come to being? Did he just appear and started existing?
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