Just try to get through this video on the evolution of the Jurassic Park raptor suit without grinning like a dino-loving idiot

Some special effects are so amazing that even watching them come together inspires awe and wonder. This video, narrated by Stan Winston Studios visual effects supervisor John Rosengrant, highlights just how amazing the Jurassic Park raptor effects were. It takes us from the sculpture of a man inside a raptor suit… »10/20/12 6:00pm10/20/12 6:00pm

What did Velociraptor have for dinner? Raptor skeleton discovered with bones in its gut

If you lie awake at night wondering Velociraptor's favorite food was (and whether it tastes much like human flesh), you're in luck. For the first time, a Velociraptor skeleton has been observed with its last supper still filling its guts, and this little guy feasted on long-dead pterosaur. »3/04/12 12:30pm3/04/12 12:30pm

Recently discovered species of raptor validates the fears of anyone who ever watched Jurassic Park

One of the most recognizable characteristics of raptor dinosaurs — the clever, pack-hunting carnivores immortalized in the Jurassic Park movie series — is the enormous, scythe-like talon located on the second digit of each of their feet. But the true function of this intimidating anatomical feature has puzzled… »9/19/11 8:00pm9/19/11 8:00pm