When did dinosaurs go extinct – on this page we’ll find out when dinosaurs became extinct, and we’ll also take a brief look at what may have brought about the end of the reign of the dinosaurs.
We’ll also investigate whether or not some dinosaurs may have survived … and if they’re actually alive today! It’s not as mad as it sounds … Continue reading
Learn all about Apatosaurus, a huge, herbivorous (plant-eating) dinosaur of the Late Jurassic period. This page contains Apatosaurus facts for kids, students and adults, and is part of our Dinosaur Facts series.
On this page you’ll find out just how big Apatosaurus was, what it ate and how it lived. You’ll also find out if Apatosaurus and Brontosaurus were actually the same type of dinosaur! Continue reading
Welcome to the Active Wild list of dinosaurs. This page contains a list of dinosaur names with pictures and information. Here you can learn about the many different kinds of dinosaur that existed in the Mesozoic Era.
Designed to be a ‘dinosaur spotter’s field guide’, it’s a great place to start if you want to find out more about a particular dinosaur. Continue reading
The velociraptor was a fast-moving and dangerous predator of the Cretaceous Period. It’s one of the best-known dinosaurs, having been made famous by the Jurassic Park films. But just how realistic was the silver-screen portrayal of this small but deadly dinosaur? In this article, entitled Velociraptor Facts for Kids, Students & Adults, we’ll find out … Continue reading
Triceratops facts for kids and adults. On this page you’ll learn all about one of the world’s most famous dinosaurs: the Triceratops. Read on for an in-depth look at this familiar Cretaceous animal … Continue reading
On this page you’ll find parasaurolophus facts and information for kids, students and adults. Let’s find out about this strange-looking Late Cretaceous dinosaur … Continue reading
Pterodactylus was a flying reptile that lived in the Jurassic Period. It was a member of a larger group of flying reptiles called Pterosaurs. This page contains pterodactylus facts for kids, students and adults. Let’s learn about these early masters of the sky … Continue reading
When were dinosaurs alive? On this page you’ll learn about the dinosaur periods of the Mesozoic Era – the ‘Age of Reptiles’.
We’ll look at each of the three ‘dinosaur periods’ – the Triassic, Jurassic and Cretaceous – and find out what life on Earth was like in those times. Continue reading
This page contains dinosaur facts for kids, students and adults. Read on for a complete guide to dinosaurs and life in the Mesozoic Era … Continue reading
This page contains T Rex facts for kids and adults, with pictures, video and in-depth information.
Tyrannosaurus rex, or T. rex, is one of the most well-known dinosaurs. This fearsome reptilian predator has starred in many films, including the popular Jurassic Park franchise. But how much do we know about T Rex? How realistic are the portrayals that we see on TV and at the movies? On this page we set out to uncover the truth about T Rex, superstar of the Cretaceous period …