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Re: Blood flow in Sauropods



In a message dated 95-09-12 23:40:03 EDT, GSP1954 writes:

<< The energy cost of moving a giant body a few steps to stand next to a
plant is minimal (I have done the calculations), growing a long neck is much
more difficult.

 >>

How many steps, how many plants in a sauropod's lifetime--versus one neck,
one time. And how do you know that you did the calculations correctly? (Not
saying you're wrong or anything, just how do you know.)

G.O.