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Giant bird-like dinosaur found

Chinese researchers unearth a surprising find.

No one expected this type of bird-like dinosaur to get so big. Credit: Li Rongshan/IVPP
Good guess: Gigantoraptor is thought to have had a beak and feathers. Credit: Zhao Chuang and Xing Lida/IVPP


  1. Xu X., et al. Nature, 447. 844 - 847 (2007).

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Cyranoski, D. Giant bird-like dinosaur found. Nature (2007).

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