The Mesozoic Era is commonly referred to as "the age of the dinosaurs" because it was the time period when dinosaurs dominated the earth. The Mesozoic Era lasted for approximately ...
The Mesozoic Era (/ˌmɛsəˈzoʊɪk, ˌmiː-, -soʊ-/ or /ˌmɛzəˈzoʊɪk, ˌmiː-, -
zoʊ-/) is an interval of geological ti...
An overview of the era from the UC Berkeley Museum of Paleontology.
The first period of the era
was called the Triassic Period. Since most of the life in the oceans became extinct at the end of the Paleozoic Era
, many new species emerged as dominant. Since plants and animals that ate plants died off, this caused top predators like c... More »
The Mesozoic Era was the Age of Reptiles; dinosaurs flourished and then went
extinct. Mammals, birds, and flowering plants appeared for the first time.
Jan 7, 2015 ... The Mesozoic Era saw the rise of iconic dinosaurs and lizards and the breakup of
the supercontinent Pangaea.
Mesozoic ("Middle Life") Era This is the second of three geologic eras squeezed
into the Phanerozoic ("Evident Life") Eon that covers the last 10% of Earth's ...
The Mesozoic Era is the age of the dinosaurs and lasted almost 180 million years
from approximately 250 to 65 million years ago.
Aug 6, 2014 ... Mesozoic Era, second of Earth's three major geologic eras of Phanerozoic time.
Its name is derived from the Greek term for “middle life.