Archive for November 10th, 2013

Scientists Digitally Reconstruct Giant Steps Taken by Dinosaurs for the First Time

The Manchester team, working with scientists in Argentina, were able to laser scan a 40 metre-long skeleton of the vast Cretaceous Argentinosaurus dinosaur. Then using an advanced computer modeling technique involving the equivalent of 30,000 desktop computers they recreated its walking and running movements and tested its locomotion ability tested for the very first time. […]