Arkansas now has an official dinosaur

Arkansas now has an official dinosaur

Arkansas Gov. Asa Hutchinson has signed a resolution designating the Arkansaurus fridayi as the state's official dinosaur; the move makes Arkansas the 10th state to have its own official dinosaur.

New digs, new discoveries and new dinosaurs in Alaska

New digs, new discoveries and new dinosaurs in Alaska

The polar forests of what is now the North Slope supported a diverse range of animals, from the tiniest bird-beaked predators to the state’s most recent new discovery, hulking Ugrunaaluk kuukpikensis, a plant eating hadrosaur that grew as big as 25 feet.

Mexican scientists find new dinosaur

Mexican scientists find new dinosaur

The new dinosaur has been christened Yehuecauhceratops mudei, a name that comes from the Nahuatl word "yehuecauh" (ancient), the Greek "ceratops" (face with horns), and "mudei" in honor of the museum.

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