The dire wolf, Canis dirus; was much larger than the largest wolves alive today.
Paleontology programs not to subject your kids (or yourself) to.
Who among us has not been fascinated at some time in their lives by fossils. As a youngster I remember the excitement and intrigue at turning over rocks on the beach to reveal fossils.
A Hub for all things prehistoric! Not just Dinosaurs, I will talk about animals from the very beginning all the way up to around 20,000 years ago! Please feel free to contact me with any questions!
Just one million years ago, the Pampas grasslands of South America were home to a range of weird and extraordinary creatures, including giant ground sloths. The top predator though, was a legendary sabre-toothed cat called smilodon.
We think that modern sharks are scary, but they're nothing compared to megalodon. This mind-bogglingly large killer fish is 20 times the weight of a great white shark, has teeth the size of a man's hand and preys on full sized whales by biting their tails off. We should be relieved that this...
3 million years ago, in a time called the Pliocene, lived some extraordinary animals that we would probably call apes. However, by virtue of a unique trait, we know that these apes are our ancestors. This hub travels back in time to follow a group of Australopithecus in prehistoric Africa.
The Miocene Epoch was a time of a shift from tropical forest to grassland domination due in part to xtensive mountain building which disrupted air circulation patterns creating drier conditions. As a result, a number of animal lines highly adapted to forest life without the attributes to survive...
Recommendation and overview of five films and series for kids who love dinosaurs, but who are too young to see Jurassic Park.
From fearless sauropods to Pinocchio Rex