Tag: Origin of Flight

Running, Flapping Dinosaurs

Running, Flapping Dinosaurs

One of the most persistent myths that plague paleontology is the spurious idea that dinosaurs evolved into birds. However, frustratingly, it continues to persist in the scientific peer-reviewed literature, even to the point of influencing experimental design. The most recent example of this I've come across as of this writing is an article from PLOS … Continue reading Running, Flapping Dinosaurs