February 16, 2012
"Storm Birds" by John Conway (~jconway)
“Pteranodon sternbergi, a 6-8m wingspanned pterosaur from Late Creataceous North America soars over a choppy sea - generating lift from wind over the waves, just like an albatross”.

"Storm Birds" by John Conway (~jconway)

Pteranodon sternbergi, a 6-8m wingspanned pterosaur from Late Creataceous North America soars over a choppy sea - generating lift from wind over the waves, just like an albatross”.

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    This would certainly fill the same niche as modern albatrosses! I wonder if they were also covered with the micro-fuzz...
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    My roommate from England would shit herself if she saw this. I’ve never met someone with such an intense bird phobia.
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