One of the remote-controlled Lost World dinosaurs actually bit an actor

In the second Jurassic Park movie, a pack of tiny Compsognathus swarm Peter Stormare's character, Dieter Stark. Apparently, even the remote-controlled puppet versions of these Compies were vicious little critters; some were designed to actually bite Stormare's lip. » 2/12/14 6:00pm 2/12/14 6:00pm

That One Time Sir Arthur Conan Doyle Punked Houdini With Dinosaurs

Sir Arthur Conan Doyle went to a meeting of the Society of American Magicians at the Hotel McAlpin in New York City On June 3, 1922 to present a wonder to the gathered illusionists — including his friend and society chairman, Harry Houdini. He prefaced his display by saying he was going to show the waiting magicians… » 10/26/12 8:00am 10/26/12 8:00am

Rodents of Unusual Size Found in Volcanic Lost World

For 200,000 years, life has flourished deep inside the crater of Mount Bosavi in complete isolation. Now a team of scientists has found it teeming with hairy caterpillars, fanged frogs, and the largest rats ever recorded. » 9/08/09 3:34pm 9/08/09 3:34pm