Biggest ever flying dinosaur unearthed in China
Scientists have unearthed a spectacularly preserved, nearly complete fossil in north-eastern China of a feathered dinosaur with wings like those of a bird, although they doubt the strange creature could fly.
The researchers said the fast-running meat-eater was about 1.8 metres long and covered with simple hair-like feathers over much of its body, with large, quill-like feathers on its wings and long tail.
It is the largest-known dinosaur with wings and lived about 125 million years ago during the Cretaceous Period. Read more