Theropod Dinos and Thanksgiving

“Enjoy eating your theropod dinosaur tomorrow.” – Professor S. Yes, he is referring to none other than your Thanksgiving main dish — turkey, chicken, quail if you’re fancy (not tofurky).  Birds are phylogenetically believed to have evolved from theropod dinosaurs in the mid-late Jurassic period (over 150 ma).  Theropods (Greek meaning “beast-footed”) are bipedal saurichian … Continue reading

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