T. rex’s short arms may have lowered risk of bites during feeding frenzies

Journal Reference: KEVIN PADIAN. Why tyrannosaur forelimbs were so short: an integrative hypothesis. Acta Palaeontologica Polonica, 2022; 67 DOI: 10.4202/app.00921.2021 He would usually list a range of paleontologists’ proposed hypotheses — for mating, for holding or stabbing prey, for tipping over a Triceratops — but his students, usually staring a lifesize replica in the face, … Read more