Dinosaurs Rediscovered: New Findings which are Revolutionizing Dinosaur Science
From dinosaurs smaller than chickens to the biggest beasts ever to walk the Earth, here is the exciting story of recent discoveries about dinosaurs and the scientists who made them. Informal and informative.--The Boston Globe. Lessem wrote and hosted a recent Nova series on dinosaurs. Photos and drawings.
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In the past few years two birds nearly as old as Archaeopteryx have been found,
one in Spain and the second in China. The Chinese bird, nearly 135 million
years old, is only eight inches long and has clawed fingers like Archaeopteryx 's.
Chatterjee's Protoavis is 85 million years older than Archaeopteryx, a yawning
gap in time wider than that which separates us from Tyrannosaurus rex. Six years
after making his discovery, Chatterjee published his lengthy and long-awaited ...
Chatterjee compared these and other skull features with those known from
Archaeopteryx, and from Troodon, the most birdlike of the late theropods, a
dinosaur from 75 million years ago. He found twenty-three distinctive avian
features in his ...
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