The Quick and the Deadly

In a study of predatory dinosaur limb proportions, I look to see what groups were the most adapted for speed. Which would you rather be chased by: a Velociraptor or a Nanotyrannus?

Read the USA Today article here.


Persons WS IV, Currie PJ. 2016 An approach to scoring cursorial limb proportions in carnivorous dinosaurs and an attempt to account for allometry. Scientific Reports, 6: 19828.

Scott Persons