Some dinosaurs hunted at night
Published on April 15th, 2011 | by Admin0
The results suggests that small, meat-eating dinosaurs were nocturnal; large, plant-eating dinosaurs tended to forage both during the day and at night.
Lars Schmitz and Ryosuke Motani of the University of California Davis have been looking at the eye parts of dinosaurs, and their modern-day descendants the lizards and birds, for a number of years.
They have been trying to determine just how big and how light-sensitive dinosaurs’ eyes would have been.
Story: BBC News | Photo: L. Schmitz