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Re: Dinosaurs Breathed Like Birds

Well, by dinosaurs, I guess that we must read *theropods*. Or do
sauropods and ornithischian have the same hollow bones?


Roberto Takata

2005/7/16, Tyler Kerr <tylerkerr@comcast.net>:
>     That's really interesting. I just finished reading Raptor Red by Dr.
> Robert "Jurassic Bob" Bakker, and he suggests the theory that dinosaurs
> breathed like birds at least as early as '95. I say it's interesting because
> his other "radical" ideas proved to hold water, such as the idea that
> dinosaurs were complex social creatures (which has pretty much become the
> norm). Bakker is, in my humble opinion, a legend.
> ----- Original Message -----
> From: "Richard W. Travsky" <rtravsky@uwyo.edu>
> To: <dinosaur@usc.edu>
> Sent: Friday, July 15, 2005 11:33 PM
> Subject: Dinosaurs Breathed Like Birds
> >
> > http://www.nature.com/news/2005/050711/full/050711-8.html
> >
> > Dinosaurs' hollow bones may have given them the puff to lead active
> > lifestyles.