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Re: Dinosaur heart found?



On Thu, 20 Apr 2000 HPB1956@aol.com wrote:

> AOL in Germany has a short news item about the supposed finding of a 
> fossilized dinosaur heart. At http://www.cnn.com/NATURE/ I found nothing 
> about it, so this is the translated report. I had to translate it from german 
> and Im not sure what it's worth.

Here's an article in English:

http://abcnews.go.com/sections/science/dailynews/dinos000420.html

(they misspelled _Thescelosaurus_ as "Tescelosaurus" ...)

Apparently this confirms predictions made by phylogenetic bracketing
(since birds and crocodylians have four-chambered hearts).

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