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  • New Scans of Tyrannosaur Skulls Reveal Echoes of Dino Brains

    New Scans of Tyrannosaur Skulls Reveal Echoes of Dino Brains

    Not much is known about Daspletosaurus, a late Cretaceous theropod that thrived in the forests of North America 75 million years ago. Now, paleontologists have shined a literal light on one of the animal’s mysteries, by taking CT scans of two of dinosaur braincases to digitally reconstruct the brains and adjacent structures.