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According to paleontologist Gareth Dyke, "fossil evidenceSep 06 2005

According to paleontologist Gareth Dyke, "fossil evidence that [predatory] dinosaurs were feathered is now 'irrefutable'". Digitally remastered Jurassic Park can't be too far down the road.

The club-winged manakin sings by playing itsAug 03 2005

The club-winged manakin sings by playing its feathers like a washboard. Crickets do this, but the manakin is the first vertebrate observed to do it.

Pigeon attack!Jun 11 2005

Pigeon attack!.

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