RE: [asa] Did dinosaurs become chickens?

From: Alexanian, Moorad <>
Date: Fri Jan 30 2009 - 08:43:40 EST

I believe the two questions are essentially the same. If the extinction of dinosaurs was fast, in geological time scales, can chickens be the direct descendents of dinosaurs. And, if so, how?


-----Original Message-----
From: Merv Bitikofer []
Sent: Friday, January 30, 2009 12:35 AM
To: Alexanian, Moorad;
Subject: Re: [asa] Did dinosaurs become chickens?

Alexanian, Moorad wrote:
> A naive question. How can dinosaurs evolve into chickens if the extinction of dinosaurs occurred suddenly?
> Moorad
Which one are you labeling the naive question? the one in the subject
line, or the one following your sentence fragment?
I'm just wanting you to be clear on this.


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