Dinosaur news

Brontosaurus Apatosaurus name issue

The dispute about the whether Brontosaurus and Apatosaurus are different or the same seems to be resolved. In recent research it seems like there are two distinct dinosaurs now.

Very roughly, the previous thinking was that the Brontosaurus was a mix up of and bad descriptions of fossils, they looked too similar so didn’t want to have two names. …

Chickens and turkeys more dino like than other birds


Looking at this image of a wild turkey certainly gives a visual impression of features of dinosaurs. 

Chickens and turkeys 'closer to dinosaur ancestors' than other birds 

Pretty big flying dinosaur discovered

The BBC reports on a giant flying dinosaur with some of the longest feathers and overall span. Possibly looking a bit like this picture. 

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