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Read the latest news from the University, from student success stories and alumni achievements to research breakthroughs across our 5 faculties.

17 articles found

Discovery shows giant predatory dinosaur was an aquatic 'river-monster'

29 April 2020 3 min read

An historic discovery of fossils by an international team including Professor David Martill at the University of Portsmouth and Dr David Unwin at the University of Leicester and has revealed the remains of the first aquatic dinosaur.

Aquatic dinosaur

Fourth new pterosaur discovery in matter of weeks University of Portsmouth palaeobiologists have identified another new species of pterosaur

02 April 2020 4 min read

Hot on the heels of a recent paper discovering three new species of pterosaur, University of Portsmouth palaeobiologists have identified another new species – the first of its kind to be found on African soil.

Image shows artwork of the Afrotapejara zouhrii. Credit: Megan Jacobs, Baylor University, Texas

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