Birds first taking to flight

See:

http://www.wired.com/wiredscience/2011/08/bird-flight-evolution/

Article reads: “Flight is seen as the hallmark of bird evolution,” said developmental biologist Stuart Newman of the New York Medical College. “But you can make the argument that the particular form bird skeletons took that opened the way for flight was a side effect.”

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