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October 12, 2016 – Archaeopteryx (Archaeopteryx lithographica)

1,000th Bird

Requested by: @lady-lutra and @purdyssciencecorner

About the size of ravens, these prehistoric animals lived 145 million years ago during the Tithonian stage of the late Jurassic period. 195 more words


Archaeopteryx configuration

Archaeopteryx is a software tool for the visualization, analysis, and editing of potentially large and highly annotated phylogenetic trees. It is available at SBo and is particularly useful if you want to create visually appealing phylogenetic trees, to be used for publication figures or presentation slides. 256 more words


My Little Archaeopteryx

The first time I learned about archaeopteryx, it was when I was a child.  I loved dinosaurs. In odd continuity to my adulthood, I had a childhood passion for nonfiction.   755 more words


The First Birds

Feathered flight
160 million years ago

Birds evolved from feathered dinosaurs – modern birds are essentially Velociraptors with beaks instead of snouts and wings instead of arms. 32 more words


Studio Wildcard's Ark: Survival Evolved patch 247 'Archaeopteryx' trailer

Studio Wildcard have released the ‘Archaeopteryx’ trailer concerning Ark: Survival Evolved’s patch 247, which features two dinosaurs, Tapejara and the Archaeopteryx. Watch the patch trailer here.


The geologically oldest Archaeopteryx (#12)

Not published yet in any academic journal,
but making the news in the popular press in Germany to promote a dinosaur museum (links below) is the geologically oldest… 326 more words

Reptile Family Tree

The Quest for a Real Jurassic Beer

Unexpected connections between my vocation of paleontology and my avocation of brewing pop up in the strangest places.

Recently, I decided to try my hand at a traditional Bohemian pilsner… 886 more words