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How Birds Got (And Kept) Their Beaks

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Published on Jun 18, 2020

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Birds are known for having beaks, however at what point between being a humongous therapod and tiny sparrow did they get them, and why?

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Sources:

https://www.nature.com/articles/s4158...
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