Chickens related to T-Rex

t-rexTiny bits of protein extracted from a 68-million-year-old dinosaur bone have given scientists the first genetic evidence that the mighty Tyrannosaurus rex is a distant cousin to the modern chicken. LinkOkay, am I the only one that’s slightly worried here? What if a chicken suddenly mutates and goes on a Jurassic-Park rampage? Frack this, I’m going to have an extra helping of eggs for breakfast!

2007.04.16