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RE: Anatomically correct T. rex?
Quoting Christian Darkin <email@example.com>:
> I'm sure if we reconstructed a killer whale from the evidence of its
> bones, we wouldn't give it pretty black and white patterned skin, gentle
> eyes, and a big friendly smile...
I've wondered about this in the past. I imagine a reconstruction of any
mammal, based on its skull alone, by someone (say, an alien) who had no
familiarity with modern mammal faces, would look pretty bizarre.
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University of Michigan