Scientists believe to have uncovered fossilized dinosaur eggs in Chechnya. Explorers found 40 eggs in the mountains, potentially making this the biggest discovery of fossilized dinosaur eggs in mountain terrain south of the republic. Explorers claim that these eggs were laid by plant eating dinosaurs over 60 million years ago.
Over 350 newly discovered tracks from dinosaurs, pterosaurs and crocodiles have been discovered in Colorado along what must have been a major thoroughfare for dinosaur travel. The dinosaurs that traveled this ‘freeway’ included large plant eaters, armored dinosaurs like Ankylosaurs and ostrich-like dinosaurs that were likely ornithomimids.
The Dinosaur Freeway runs from Northeast Colorado to east central New Mexico.
For more on this fascinating discovery vist Discovery News.
The last thing one might expect to see near Las Vegas, Nevada would be 190 million year old dinosaur footprints. So, when paleontologists recently discovered tracks in the Red Rock Canyon, they were shocked! These ancient findings bring a new light to “a city where decades-old casinos are treated as relics,” according to an article from the Los Angeles Times. Being that the tracks are off of a difficult two-hour hike and look like nothing more than just ripples and scuffs, it is no wonder that they were never noticed. However, the finding is certainly important and monumental for the state of Nevada.
Read more about this exciting discovery at the Los Angeles Times.