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Did T.rex Have Feathers?
Part of a series of free hour-long talks with professional palaeontologists, connected to and inspired by the Dinosaurs of China: Ground Shakers to Feathered Flyers exhibition.
Adored by children and adults alike, Tyrannosaurus is the most famous dinosaurs in the world, one that pops up again and again in pop culture. They are also among the best-studied of all dinosaurs. Dr David Hone explores how tyrannosaurs started small, but over the course of 100 million years evolved into giant carnivorous bone-crushers, with recent discoveries from China even suggest that T. rex might have had feathers…
Followed by Q&As