Birds million years ago

New Study Says Giant, Vegan Bird Roamed Arctic 53 Million Years Ago


A new study published Feb. 12 in Scientific Reports says that the toe bone of what researchers believe to be an extinct vegan bird proves the creature existed...



Study: Giant Bird Confirmed To Have Roamed The Arctic 50 Million Years Ago

An international team of researchers claims to have confirmed the existence of a massive, flightless bird that lived in the Arctic some 53 million years ago. A giant...



4 Things You Got Wrong About Dinosaurs


Dinosaurs went extinct 65 millions years ago and we still dont know much about them. What did we get wrong about these prehistoric creatures? Read More:...



5 Animals Today That Lived With Dinosaurs!

Dinosaurs first appeared around 231 million years ago, and roamed the earth far longer than we humans have ever existed. However 66 million years ago they...



This Bird can TALK in 20 different voices!


The Lyrebird has been around for millions of years, fossils having been found dated to 15 million years ago. This wonderful Australian bird can be found in rain...



Top 10 Most Amazing Extinct Animals

1. Tyrannosaurus Rex (extinct 65 million years ago) Tyrannosaurus rex was one of the largest land carnivores of all time, measuring up to 43.3 feet long, and...



To Fly or Not to Fly

David Attenborough presents a ten-part insight into the evolution and behaviours of birds. In this first programme, computer graphics recreate the period 150...



Did Dinosaurs Really Go Extinct?


Welcome to Jurassic Pluck Subscribe Twitter: jtotheizzoe okaytobesmart More info and sources below Most people are taught...



Modern Birds Oldest Known Ancestor Found In China


According to a recently published paper, paleontologists in China have discovered a new species of bird that is dated to be around 130.7 million years old and...



Origins of bird species


In a landmark study that researched the origins of bird species, evolutionary biologists have made discoveries about the age of birds, and the genomic...