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    Fossils of First Feathered Dinosaurs from North America Discovered: Clues On Early Wing Uses

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    Fossils of First Feathered Dinosaurs from North America Discovered: Clues On Early Wing Uses

    Post  Guest on Fri Oct 26, 2012 2:21 pm

    Fossils of First Feathered Dinosaurs from North America Discovered: Clues On Early Wing Uses


    ScienceDaily (Oct. 25, 2012) ā€” The ostrich-like dinosaurs in the original Jurassic Park movie were portrayed as a herd of scaly, fleet-footed animals being chased by a ferocious Tyrannosaurus rex. New research published in the journal Science reveals this depiction of these bird-mimic dinosaurs is not entirely accurate -- the ornithomimids, as they are scientifically known, should have had feathers and wings.

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