Dinosaur dandruff reveals first evidence of skin shedding

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  1. cerberus

    cerberus Well-Known Member Donor

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    How could we have lived so long in perfect ignorance of that astonishing fact?

    "The researchers travelled to China in 2012 to study fossils of feathered dinosaurs from the Cretaceous era."

    Nice 'work' if you can get it? [​IMG]

    http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/science-environment-44252455

    'dinosaur dandruff' What will they dream up next?
     
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    tecoyah Well-Known Member

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    Granted this is relatively uninteresting but it does help to confirm the Dinosaur/Bird relationship.
     
  3. wyly

    wyly Well-Known Member

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    that's how knowledge is routinely gained in science, in small incremental verifiable steps...the eureka moment the layman expects of scientific discoveries rarely happens...
     
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    DoctorWho Well-Known Member

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    Facts ?

    NASA is gonna get yah !
    NSA is stalking you as we speak !
     
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  5. cerberus

    cerberus Well-Known Member Donor

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    :shock: Not sure how to respond to that! :mrgreen:
     
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    DoctorWho Well-Known Member

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    An "Oh dear" would suffice.
     

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