Evolution: Brainier Birds

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A groundbreaking study of brain evolution across birds and dinosaurs reveals potential drivers of increased brain size including biogeography and ecology. The most dramatic change occurred in the Neoaves after the Cretaceous-Paleogene extinction rather than earlier in bird evolution.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)R778-R780
JournalCurrent Biology
Issue number13
StatePublished - Jul 6 2020

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