Hundreds of pterosaur eggs reveal early life insights

Hundreds of pterosaur eggs reveal early life insightsScientists have peered inside the largest collection of fossilized pterosaur eggs ever found, using 3D scans to reveal new insights into these flying cousins of dinosaurs, researchers said Thursday. Pterosaurs were reptiles, and the first creatures — after insects — to evolve powered flight, meaning they flapped their wings to stay aloft instead of simply jumping and gliding. Until now, scientists had found some pterosaur eggs with remains inside, including three in Argentina and five in China.



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