Yet another missing link uncovered

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Yet another missing link uncovered

Post by Rokcet Scientist » Thu Nov 12, 2009 8:53 am

Missing link dinosaur discovered

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Researchers have discovered a fossil skeleton that appears to link the earliest dinosaurs with the large plant-eating sauropods. The dinosaur would have occasionally walked on all four legs.
This could help to bridge an evolutionary gap between the two-legged common ancestors of dinosaurs and the four-legged giants, such as diplodocus.
The remarkably complete skeleton shows that the creature was bipedal but occasionally walked on all four legs.

"What we have is a big, short-footed, barrel-chested, long-necked, small-headed dinosaur," explained Adam Yates, [...]
http://news.bbc.co.uk/2/hi/science/nature/8353114.stm

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Re: Yet another missing link uncovered

Post by Minimalist » Thu Nov 12, 2009 9:51 am

All links are "missing" until they are found.

And then, they are missing no longer!

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Re: Yet another missing link uncovered

Post by Digit » Thu Nov 12, 2009 12:59 pm

"What we have is a big, short-footed, barrel-chested, long-necked, small-headed
Kinda reminds me of somebody I know!

Roy.
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Re: Yet another missing link uncovered

Post by Minimalist » Thu Nov 12, 2009 2:05 pm

I think I was married to it at one time.
Something is wrong here. War, disease, death, destruction, hunger, filth, poverty, torture, crime, corruption, and the Ice Capades. Something is definitely wrong. This is not good work. If this is the best God can do, I am not impressed.

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