September 17, 2011

Posted in: Science

Dinosaur Feathers Preserved in Amber

Found in Canada, these dinosaur feathers “dating from around 70 to 85 million years ago [show] that border between winged dinosaurs and the earliest avians.” Video after the break.

The study indicates that these feathers, relatively modern, were already appearing even before the non-avian dinosaurs were extinct.



Related Posts with Thumbnails

Tags: , , , ,