Frozen In Paleontological Time

March 9th, 2010 by

The remains of an extraordinary fossil unearthed in 67-million-year-old sediments from Gujarat, western India reveal that snakes preyed on hatchling dinosaurs. The snake was coiled around a recently hatched egg adjacent to a hatchling sauropod. The discovery was made by in international team of scientists led by the University of Michigan’s Jeff Wilson and the Geological Survey of India’s Dhananjay Mohabey. Found at YouTube from futurityvideo via Futurity.

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