Irish Independent: Prehistoric predator not just a killer, say scientists

They have been portrayed as the most terrifying predators of the dinosaur era. But now Irish scientists have discovered that the fearful velociraptor was just as likely to feed on dead animals as to kill live prey. University College Dublin researchers, as part of a wider team, have found a bone from a pterosaur — or pterodactyl — in the guts of skeletal remains of a velociraptor which lived in the Gobi Desert in Mongolia some 75 million years ago. To read the full article, click herePrehistoric predator not just a killer, say scientists

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