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Re: Dry conditions

Subject: Re: Dry conditions
From: "nickname"
Date: 29 Jun 2006 08:00:42 -0700
Newsgroups: sci.anthropology.paleo
Thanks Pete, I forgot the specifics of the article, good review.
"modern grazers...teeth"
DD

pete wrote:
> on Wed, 28 Jun 2006 18:32:25 +0200, Mario Petrinovich 
> <mario.petrinovic1@xxxxxxxxxxx> sez:
> ` nickname:
> ` > How did grass eating dinosaurs survive without grassland? No monkeys at
> ` > that time, AFAIK. DD
>
> `         Don't know about life on trees, but there wasn't grass eating
> ` dinosaurs. If you take a look at dino teeth, you will see that they are made
> ` to strip fern. This is what they ate. There wasn't geassland, there wasn't
> ` grassland living animals.
> `         This is what I am talking about all the time. Grassland emerged
> ` immidiately before we have finds of first bipedals. And, look at that,
> ` grassland is maintained by fire started by bipedals (us), and bipedals are
> ` fire using, and cooked food eating species. Now, what a coincidence.
> `  -- Mario
>
> Ya gotta keep up, the past is changing fast:
>
> http://www.sciencenews.org/articles/20051119/fob1.asp
>
> --
> ==========================================================================
>     vincent@triumf[munge].ca                            Pete Vincent
>         Disclaimer: all I know I learned from reading Usenet.


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