245-Million-Year-Old Fossil Looks Like Darth Vader, So Scientists Name It After HimThe out-of-this-world fossil reportedly comes from the Mesozoic Era, when the landmass that's now present-day Idaho actually had a coastline.
Shrimp Fossil Named For British Naturalist AttenboroughHe recently had a polar research vessel named in his honor. Now Sir David Attenborough, the famed British naturalist, also has an ancient shrimp as a namesake.
Texas Geologist May Have Found 90M Year Old FossilA fossil found in limestone along a remote South Texas riverbed could be that of a dolphin-like reptile that swam in oceans 90 million years ago, according to paleontologists.
Those Tiny T. Rex Arms Appear Little Used, Researchers SayIt turns out The Field Museum's Tyrannosaurus, Sue, didn't use those tiny arms very much. At least that's the initial conclusion from a detailed look at the fossil's right forelimb.
Fossil Taps John White For COO PositionWatch and accessories company Fossil Inc. has named John White as executive vice president and chief operating officer.
Government Seizes Dinosaur Sold By Dallas-Based AuctionThe U.S. government has seized a dinosaur skeleton, sold by a Dallas-based auction house, in New York City. Officials say the fossil was unjustly taken from Mongolia.
Campaign To Save Fort Worth Fossilized Dinosaur TracksSome fossilized tracks housed in a small building outside the Texas Memorial Museum tell the story of two beasts. Two dinosaurs, along an ancient sea near present-day Fort Worth, tramped through coastal mud.
Fossil's Q1 Earnings Jump On Broad Revenue GrowthFossil said Tuesday that its first-quarter earnings surged 55 percent on 37 percent revenue growth led by its performance in Asia.
Fossil's Q4 Earnings Helped By Online SalesFossil's fourth-quarter net income climbed 38 percent, benefiting from strong sales of its products and a surge in online purchases.