One of the most terrifying reptiles to ever appear on Earth finally has a name

Back in 2009 we told you about Predator X, a gigantic pliosaur whose fossilized remains were found in the Arctic. Now, after years of research, paleontologists have officially inducted the Jurassic-era aquatic beast into the science books. Its name is Pliosaurus funkei, a four-paddled apex predator that terrorized… »10/16/12 2:10pm10/16/12 2:10pm