Do Sharks Have Bones?

Sharks don’t have bones. All sharks have cartilage for their skeleton rather than bones. This is very different from humans and most types of land … Read more

Eye of a Hurricane Facts

When discussing hurricanes, very frequently the term eye of the storm comes into play. For those who are not intimately familiar with these destructive forces … Read more

Jurassic Period

Introduction The Jurassic Period is the second phase of the Mesozoic era and quite possibly the most interesting. It spanned a total time period of … Read more

Triassic Period

Introduction The Triassic Period is the first phase of the Mesozoic era and spanned for an interval of 35 million years from 250-205 million years … Read more

Stegosaurus

Stegosaurus belongs to the genus of the stegosaurid dinosaur that roamed the earth in the Jurassic Age, in North America and Europe. The Stegosaurus was … Read more

Allosaurus

It is interesting to note that this dinosaur’s name means ‘different lizard’. The ‘different’ in ‘different lizard’ probably comes from its unusual vertebrae, which was … Read more

Ankylosaurus

The Ankylosaurus, or the ‘fused lizard’ was a dinosaur that was tank-like in appearance. Its upper body was heavily protected with an armor of thick … Read more

Coelophysis

Coelophysis Origins The Coelophysis was a small carnivorous dinosaur whose existance dates back to the Triassic period over 228 million years ago. It owes its … Read more

Corythosaurus

Corythosaurus Origin The Corythosaurus was a crested duck-billed dinosaur which existed during the late cretaceous period around 80 million years ago. The name Corythosaurus means … Read more