Scary ‘chicken’ roamed Earth with T. rex

Scientists discover terrifying, birdlike dino

By Esther Landhuis, 18:10 PM March 27, 2014

Last week, scientists announced the discovery of a new birdlike dinosaur. With feathers, a beak and spindly legs, it looked pretty ridiculous. But you’d be scared silly running into this creature. The reptile spanned 3 meters (10 feet), would have towered over most humans (had they existed back then), and would have tipped the scales at 226 kilograms (500 pounds). Oh, and it had sharp claws — ones that could have ripped you to shreds.

 

Fossil hunters unearthed the bones of this species in a ro...

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