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First Birds Valued Fashion Over Flight

Science & Tech  (tags: archaeology, research, study, birds, feathers )

- 847 days ago -
Archaeopteryx, the iconic early bird that lived around 150 million years ago, sported feathered "trousers" on its hind limbs as well as other decorative feathers.

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John Gregoire (293)
Thursday July 3, 2014, 3:58 am

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Thursday July 3, 2014, 7:36 am

Joanne Dixon (36)
Thursday July 3, 2014, 1:02 pm
I think I would have phrased it "reproduction over transportation" - and doesn't everyone?

Terry H. (15)
Thursday July 3, 2014, 1:14 pm
Thanks for posting :)

Roger Garin-michaud (154)
Thursday July 3, 2014, 2:25 pm
noted, thanks

Kathleen Mireault (236)
Thursday July 3, 2014, 3:53 pm
Noted. Thanks, Giana. Really interesting! Who knew that dressing well started so early in Earth's history...

Birgit W. (159)
Thursday July 3, 2014, 4:06 pm
Thanks for sharing Giana.

Nelson Baker (0)
Thursday July 3, 2014, 6:47 pm
Noted. Very interesting. Thank you.

Colleen L. (3)
Thursday July 3, 2014, 9:37 pm
Very interesting. Thanks Giana

Maria Teresa Schollhorn (42)
Friday July 4, 2014, 2:00 am
Very interesting. Thank you Giana.

Kate Kenner (215)
Friday July 4, 2014, 2:05 pm
So basically people have been stupid and elf center for thousand sod years. Not surprising.

Melania Padilla (197)
Friday June 12, 2015, 10:38 am
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