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Re: Theropod stance balance



I asked this in passing just recently and it was still bugging me.

The link below is very interesting, but it seems to me one thing is
overlooked - what happens after the theropod eats? Now the gut
is full. Is the amount eaten negligible and thus does not affect
the center of gravity?

On Thu, 14 Apr 2005, Simon M. Clabby wrote:
> Don Henderson did some work on this, which is
> mentioned here (It's mmostly about WWD)
> 
> http://palaeo.gly.bris.ac.uk/Essays/WWD/default.html
> 
> Simon
> 
> --- Manuel Parrado <meparrado@yahoo.com> wrote:
> > Greetings all.
> > I have grown curious lately of how theropods like
> > tyrannosauroids managed to stay on their feet
> > without
> > toppling forward.
> > [...]