Origin of birds confirmed by exceptional new dinosaur fossils
|September 26, 2009||Posted by Mario A. Lopez under Evolution, Darwinism, Science|
Press release issued 25 September 2009
From the Society of Vertebrate Paleontologists annual meeting at the University of Bristol, UK
Chinese scientists today reveal the discovery of five remarkable new feathered dinosaur fossils which are significantly older than any previously reported. The new finds are indisputably older than Archaeopteryx, the oldest known bird, at last providing hard evidence that birds evolved from dinosaurs.