New dinosaur species has a heart in its tail, kind of.
Just in time for Valentine’s Day, scientists say they’ve discovered a dinosaur that had a heart-shaped tail.
Not just a novelty act, this new dinosaur — which scientist say wears its “heart” on its tail — provides new clues as to how ecosystems evolved in Africa, a new study suggests.
The new dinosaur is “a unique species and provides new insights into sauropod evolution,” the study said.
Sauropods were the largest land animals in Earth’s history. Other well-know sauropods include Diplodocus, Apatosaurus and Brontosaurus.
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