10 Strange Facts About Dinosaurs You Never Knew

10 Strange Facts About Dinosaurs You Never Knew



Extinct for about 66 million years, dinosaurs were among the most remarkable animals to ever walk our planet. There are really no animals at present that share much similarly to these creatures, except for birds, which are usually considered by researchers to be a classification of dinosaurs. Having ruled our planet for about 150 million years, scientists have discovered a number of weird and strange facts about dinosaurs. This list contains 10 strange facts about dinosaurs you never knew.

Smallest Dinosaur

Fruitadens haagarorum, the smallest dinosaur, was 10 cm (4 inch) tall and weighed about 2 pounds.




Extinction

If you were to compress Earth’s history into a single 24-hour day, dinosaur extinction would be at 11:41 pm.