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Dinosaur Feathers Found in Amber: Photos


Science & Tech  (tags: ancient, archaeology, discovery )

Marty
- 831 days ago - news.discovery.com
A stunning array of prehistoric feathers, including dinosaur protofeathers, has been discovered in Late Cretaceous amber from Canada.



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Comments

Aimee A. (177)
Saturday June 9, 2012, 1:31 pm
Very cool! Thanks for posting!
 

Teresa W. (691)
Saturday June 9, 2012, 1:50 pm
Amazing!
 

Freya H. (307)
Saturday June 9, 2012, 7:00 pm
Recently I learned that, zoologically, birds are actually dinosaurs. Reminds me of the bumper sticker that says "Dinosaurs aren't extinct - they've learned how to hide in trees!" Actually, they have, har har har.
 

Laurie S. (73)
Saturday June 9, 2012, 10:07 pm
Interesting
 

Kath P. (10)
Sunday June 10, 2012, 3:25 am
What an absolutely amazing find!
Thanks so much for posting this link
 

Past Member (0)
Sunday June 10, 2012, 3:41 am
Thanks for the info.
 

Past Member (0)
Sunday June 10, 2012, 6:02 am
thank you for story
 

Sameer Tendulkar (26)
Sunday June 10, 2012, 6:08 am
Thank you!!
 

Harshiita Sharma (138)
Sunday June 10, 2012, 6:41 am
noted.
 

Kerrie G. (135)
Sunday June 10, 2012, 7:21 am
Noted, thanks.
 

Allan Yorkowitz (453)
Sunday June 10, 2012, 10:48 am
As an objects, they are pieces of art.
 

Sheree Silverman (18)
Sunday June 10, 2012, 2:24 pm
They are not objects. All life was created by the CREATOR and the art is very perfect and beautiful, exquisitely
done, and a masterpiece. No other artwork compares to the precious beauty of the natural environment.
 

Phil P. (91)
Sunday June 10, 2012, 3:50 pm
Cool
 

John B. (215)
Sunday June 10, 2012, 4:38 pm
Thanks Marty for the exciting slide show and commentary. Wish there were more stories and articles about paleontology, anthropology and archeology here in the science and tech section. Read, watched and noted
 

Nelson Baker (0)
Sunday June 10, 2012, 4:41 pm
Very interesting.
 

Jennifer C. (172)
Sunday June 10, 2012, 5:30 pm
Thanks.
 

Rebecca Y. (26)
Sunday June 10, 2012, 6:57 pm
Beautiful!
But I was thinking why the dinosaurs became extinct...perhaps it was from all their poop...like we will become extinct because of all our crap!
 

Robert Hardy (67)
Sunday June 10, 2012, 8:25 pm
Now this is COOL!
 

Kevin A. (68)
Monday June 11, 2012, 1:14 am
This was published last September so I have to wonder what they may have done with it since.
 

John Gregoire (255)
Monday June 11, 2012, 5:12 am
cool
 

Gitte Loeyche (28)
Monday June 11, 2012, 6:40 am
Extremely interesting.
 

Michael Barth (43)
Monday June 11, 2012, 1:37 pm
Very neat and interesting.
 

Suzanne L. (152)
Friday June 15, 2012, 8:16 am
Thank you. Beautiful and very interesting finds.
 

Dana W. (9)
Friday June 22, 2012, 1:35 am
Beautiful image!
 

Mitchell D. (131)
Monday June 25, 2012, 7:41 pm
Wonderfully interesting information, and pics.
I had heard about this last year, and am thrilled that evidence from ancient times continues to mount, in support of the concept of evolution.
 
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