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Re: Power-walking tyrannosaurs



On Tue, Nov 8, 2011 at 4:53 AM, bh480@scn.org <bh480@scn.org> wrote:
> From: Ben Creisler
> bh480@scn.org
>
> An online article on the Nature site and the abstract from the SVP,
> challenging Alexander’s calculations for theropod locomotion:
>
> Tyrannosaurs were power-walkers
> http://www.nature.com/news/2011/111107/full/news.2011.631.html
>
> MALLISON, Heinrich, Museum fr Naturkunde - Leibniz Institute for Research
> on Evolution and Biodiversity at the Humboldt University Berlin, Berlin,
> Germany
>
> FAST MOVING DINOSAURS: WHY OUR BASIC TENET IS WRONG
>

I am currently writing a series of posts for my blog discussing this.
Part 1 is up here:
http://dinosaurpalaeo.wordpress.com/2011/11/10/my-svp-talk-fast-forward-dinosaurs-part-1/

Enjoy!
H
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