Giant sea lizards in the age of dinosaurs: A new beginning for baby mosasaurs

10 abril 2015

They weren’t in the delivery room, but researchers have discovered a new birth story for a gigantic marine lizard that once roamed the oceans. Thanks to recently identified specimens, paleontologists now believe that mighty mosasaurs — which could grow to 50 feet long — gave birth to their young in the open ocean, not on or near shore.