New research from North Carolina State University shows that iron may play a role in preserving ancient tissues within dinosaur fossils, but also may hide them from detection. The finding could open the door to the recovery of more ancient tissues from within fossils.
November 27, 2013 - 11:43am
November 26, 2013 - 1:16pm
RALEIGH —Some of the worst looking aliens ever filmed travel to Tokyo to warn the blundering humans about a runaway planetoid that will destroy both Earth and the aliens’ world. But the fate of both worlds rests in the hands of one human scientist and his formula for a new anti-planetoid weapon.
November 22, 2013 - 5:04am
A new species of carnivorous dinosaur — one of the three largest ever discovered in North America — lived alongside and competed with small-bodied tyrannosaurs 98 million years ago. This newly discovered species, Siats meekerorum, (pronounced see-atch) was the apex predator of its time, and kept tyrannosaurs from assuming top predator roles for millions of years.
November 21, 2013 - 2:31pm
Join us Friday, November 22 at 10:00am in the Daily Planet Theater for a short presentation from Dr. Lindsay Zanno, who will be announcing the discovery of a new species of carnivorous dinosaur, one of the three largest predators ever found in North America.
November 13, 2013 - 10:38am
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October 29, 2013 - 12:28pm
RALEIGH — Got dino fever? Join us Saturday, November 16, 9am-5pm as the North Carolina Museum of Natural Sciences hosts Fossil Fair.
October 24, 2013 - 4:08pm
October 23, 2013 - 4:53pm
New solo show by North Carolina artist Robert Johnson to open at Nature Art Gallery on Friday, November 1.
October 16, 2013 - 1:39pmUsing animal tracking data to better predict animals' use of natural movement corridors through urban lansdcapes.
October 14, 2013 - 2:26pm
Don’t like spiders and snakes? Meet some up close and turn your fears to fascination when the North Carolina Museum of Natural Sciences hosts Natural History Halloween on Saturday, October 26 from 9am to 4pm. Free.