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Re: Life's scale reduction since the Dinosaurs
>We all know that the Dinosaurs were big. What is not so generally
>realized is that life has been reducing in size over periods of
>hundreds of millions of years.
>There can be no doubt that this size reduction has taken place. After the
>extinction of the Dinosaurs a range of Supergiant Mammals approaching
>the size of the smaller Dinosaurs evolved. These Supergiant Mammals were
>superseded by Giant Mammals which were larger
>versions of the Mammals alive today. These Giant Mammals have in
>their turn died out to be replaced by a smaller scale of life.
Modern Blue whales are bigger than anything we've ever found, ever, in whatever