Meet Mercuriceratops, the newly discovered dinosaur

June 19, 2014 4:52 PM

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New dinosaur was discovered in familiar territory

New dinosaur discoveries are always big news, and this one doesn’t disappoint. Based on fossils recovered in Montana and Canada, scientists have dubbed the new find Mercuriceratops gemini. “ceratops” means “horned face” (not unlike the more familiar triceratops), and “mercury” refers to the wings on...

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