Next time you’re at the beach, idly flipping rocks and pebbles into the waves, stop. Take a good look at what you’re about to toss Neptune’s way. It might be a dinosaur brain.
A team of researchers announced today that a clumpy-looking, mud-colored stone that could fit in the palm of your hand is actually fossilized brain tissue from a dinosaur that needed it 133 million years ago.
While paleontologists have unearthed braincases in the past — and those fossilized skull bones ar