New fossil research suggests the kiwi and emu share a common ancestor which travelled over to the smaller island nation millions of years ago
The skeleton, named Misty, went up for auction as part of a sale of natural history curiosities
Discovery of 24ft (7.3m) long, 8ft (2.4m) high predator changes our understanding of evolution of tyrannosaur family
As the fourth instalment in the multi-million pound Jurassic Park series is announced, scientists have revealed that the theory behind the film that kept so many audiences captivated would not be successful in reality.
The five-metre tail was the first ever found in the country
Dinosaurs, hamsters, and a brother's famous bottom
We took on nature in its purest form and gave our souls a thorough cleansing
A fossilised skeleton of a tiny creature with a long tail, sharp teeth and monkey-like feet has turned out to be the oldest-known primate – the group that includes gorillas, chimps and humans.
Sparks fly as The Voice reaches the "battle round" stage as two of the acts struggle with a clash of personalities.
The United States has returned a stolen, 70-million-year-old Tyrannosaurus skeleton to Mongolia.
The gingko became a ubiquitous presence in modern life – whether in sculpture form or as a smart drug.
Eric Prokopi is accused of acquiring the ancient remains from Mongolia between 2010 and 2012
It's seen as a sign of respect awarded by scientists around the world searching for new species of plant and animal life. Now Barack Obama has the honour of having not one, but three species named after him.
Bones locked away for more than half a century overturn previous theories
The first ever Mario game ever to be depicted in resplendent HD.