Game 26, Round 1: Tawny Frogmouth versus Bee Hummingbird. Yeah next year these categories will be combined, there isn’t a whole lot exciting in non-Apodiform Strisores. But look at the little Bee Hummingbird. So smol. So precious.
Game 25, Round 1: Kiwi versus Gastornis. Time for the birds! Which means a lot more general locations and less certain times of origin. At any rate, here we go! A smol Palaeognath versus a tol duck. The irony…
This kind of preservation is largely found in dinosaur fossils within the Jurassic Morrison Formation, a sedimentary rock formation found in Wyoming, Utah and Colorado. [Image via http://imgur.com/gallery/2OFmi]
Prehistoric Gardens, a roadside attraction in Oregon.
With the rise of the interstate highway system
in the 1950s, and a large number of people who had cars for the first time, a lot of attention getting attractions at the side of major roadways developed.