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Re: Airbagged(was Dive!Dive!Dive!)



In a message dated 96-11-04 15:04:04 EST, martz@holly.ColoState.EDU (Jeffrey
Martz) writes:

> The paper addressed this: how would a T.rex catch itself?  The largest 
> runners alive today are all quadrapeds.  If they trip with one set of 
> legs, they have another set of legs to keep them from falling.

This is one reason bipedality should be considered an "unnatural" stance in
tetrapods.