[Date Prev][Date Next][Thread Prev][Thread Next][Date Index][Thread Index][Subject Index][Author Index]
Re: The "ideal" Eumaniraptoran arm motion
Yeah, ...I know (goofed again). Our e-mails must have crossed.
From: Pharris Nicholas J <firstname.lastname@example.org>
To: Larry Febo <email@example.com>
Cc: Jeffrey Martz <firstname.lastname@example.org>; email@example.com
Date: Wednesday, March 03, 1999 9:33 PM
Subject: Re: The "ideal" Eumaniraptoran arm motion
On Wed, 3 Mar 1999, Larry Febo wrote:
> More likely, the theropod was leaning somewhat in the forward direction
> axis at what?...about 45 degrees? Still there would be significant amount
> of drag.
No, the theropod's back would have been parallel to the ground, like the
flying bird's, or possibly *as much as* 20 degrees above horizontal,
depending on who you're asking.
Pacific Lutheran University
Tacoma, WA 98447