Dinosaur Guide: News, fossils, trivia, classification

Updated May 8, 2019 | Infoplease Staff

All about the amazing creatures who once ruled the planet

Dinosaur News
Fossil finds from the miniature to the monstrous

T. rex Fossils Fetch Bargain Price
Just how much does a T. rex go for these days?

Tyrannosaurus rex

Spinosaurus vs. T. rex
How would these two measure up in the ultimate grudge match?

T. rex on the Silver Screen
A history of dinosaur movies

Tyrannosaurus Sue
After some 60 million years, the prehistoric giant stands again—at Chicago's Field Museum of Natural History


The Dinosaur Hall of Fame
A guide to the biggest, smallest, fastest, smartest, dumbest, widest, oldest, and most popular dinosaurs

Dinosaur Quiz
Do you know what colors the dinosaurs were? Test your dino savvy with our fun quiz


Classifying the Dinosaurs
Find out how scientists sort and file the lizard-hipped, the beast-footed, the horned-faced, and the iguana-toothed, not to mention all the other "ruling reptiles"

A 75-Million-Year-Old Dinosaur Voice
With the help of a giant skull and a supercomputer, scientists brought back the sweet song of the Parasaurolophus


Dinosaurs: Fact and Fiction
The answers are here—including who they hung out with, how they traveled, what they ate, and why they died

The Great Brontosaurus Hoax
Better not say this dirty little 12-letter-word around a dinosaur expert!


Dino Finder
Want to know more about your favorite prehistoric beast? Search for facts in our online encyclopedia

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