Triassic Dinosaur Had Neck Three Times Longer Than Its Body

An artist's illustration of the Triassic reptile Tanystropheus hydroides hunting with its long neck. (Emma Finley-Jacob)

Super Long-necked Triassic Dinosaur was a Marine Predator

Health Editor’s Note: I find it fascinating that we can pretty much understand how a creature that lived long before man arrived, managed to thrive and adapt with its specialized features A fairly rigid neck three times longer than its body would have been awesome to see but maybe to not be in the water with……Carol 

Carol graduated from Riverside White Cross School of Nursing in Columbus, Ohio and received her diploma as a registered nurse. She attended Bowling Green State University where she received a Bachelor of Arts Degree in History and Literature. She attended the University of Toledo, College of Nursing, and received a Master’s of Nursing Science Degree as an Educator.

She has traveled extensively, is a photographer, and writes on medical issues. Carol has three children RJ, Katherine, and Stephen – one daughter-in-law; Katie – two granddaughters; Isabella Marianna and Zoe Olivia – and one grandson, Alexander Paul. She also shares her life with husband Gordon Duff, many cats, and two rescue pups.

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