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'Four-winged' Microraptor discovery

This one is really spectacular -- Xing Xu et al report that not only did Microraptor have feathers, but it had flight feathers on all four limbs and the tail.


The Nature embargo has just expired, so it's now out in the open.
Jeff Hecht, science & technology writer
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