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Birds (Even Pigeons) Are Related to Dinosaurs April 12, 2007

Filed under: In The News — jojanoski @ 3:39 pm

Pigeons related to T-Rex? Who is going to tell PittGirl?

kdka.com – Tyrannosaurus Rex Genetic Material Decoded

Tyrannosaurus Rex Genetic Material Decoded

(AP) WASHINGTON Researchers have decoded genetic material from a 68 million-year-old Tyrannosaurus rex, an unprecedented step once thought impossible.

“The door just opens up to a whole avenue of research that involves anything extinct,” said Matthew T. Carrano, curator of dinosaurs at the Smithsonian’s National Museum of Natural History.

And, the new finding adds weight to the idea that today’s birds are descendants of dinosaurs.

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2 Responses to “Birds (Even Pigeons) Are Related to Dinosaurs”

  1. ozymandiaz Says:

    and many of my co-workers are proof that there were cavemen…

  2. jojanoski Says:

    Ozy,I think most people would say that, which means everyone is a caveman to someone!


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