Archosaur fossils found in Tanzania are forcing scientists to rethink the evolution of dinosaurs

Wednesday, April 12, 2017 - 12:31 in Paleontology & Archaeology

Scientists have identified one of the earliest known dinosaur relatives — and it doesn’t look anything like they expected. Researchers had thought that the oldest dinosaur cousins would look rather like small, two-legged dinosaurs themselves. Instead, Teleocrater rhadinus actually stretched seven...

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