A new method of sampling fossil leaves allows researchers to more accurately predict climate temperatures.
When paleontologists cut into the fossilized jaw of a distant mammal relative, they got more than they bargained for—more teeth, to be specific.
A new study describes an early mammal that had, pound-for-pound, the strongest bite force of any mammal ever recorded.
A new study by Burke Museum and University of Washington paleontologists describes an early marsupial relative called Didelphodon vorax that lived alongside ferocious dinosaurs and had, pound-for-pound, the strongest bite force of any mammal ever recorded.
The Burke paleontology team is preparing a portion of the lower right jaw from the 66.3-million-year-old T. rex discovered this summer.
Studying microfossil teeth of the Sagebrush Vole from Washington state to understand a pattern of evolution.
Burke paleontologists travel to Antarctica to collect 250-million-year-old fossils from the Triassic period.
A local 10-year-old discovered a fossilized mammoth tooth while walking along the beach on Whidbey Island.
Burke Museum paleontologists discovered a Tyrannosaurus rex, including a very complete skull.
Burke Museum paleontologists discovered a T. rex in Montana, including a very complete skull.
The 27-million-year-old fossil whale on display in our Life & Times exhibit is officially a new species!