The Oldest DinosaurThe oldest known dinosaur is Saltopus. It was a small carnivore that lived 245 million years ago. Remains of this dinosaur have only been found in Scotland, so the UK might hold the key to the origin of dinosaurs.
The Longest Dinosaur NameThe dinosaur with the longest name was Micropachycephalosaurus meaning "tiny thick-headed lizard". Its fossils have been found in China, and it was named in 1978 by the Chinese paleontologist Dong. We know a couple of people who we might nickname Micropachycephalosaurus.
How many species of dinosaurs have been found in Britain?
So far 108 species of dinosaurs have been discovered in Britain. Britain was an important area during much of the Mesozoic Era acting as a 'land bridge' between North America and Eurasia.
What is the smartest dinosaur in the world?
Troodon was a meat-eater the size of a man, with a brain as big as an avocado pit. It was not only the smartest dinosaur, but the smartest animal of dinosaur times, including our ancestors
How fast is a raptor?
Raptors can run up to 28.5 mph!