Teeth To Puncture And Pull

The jaws of Deinonychus were packed with backward-slanting teeth. They were sharp, but were not designed to cut through meat. Instead, Deinonychus bit into its prey, then jerked its head to tear the flesh away.

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CEDAR MOUNTAIN TODAY

CEDAR MOUNTAIN TODAY

Over a period of perhaps 20 million years, the sediments dropped by the rivers and pools of the Early Cretaceous built up and hardened into deep deposits of rock. Today, these ancient rocks form high cliffs of rust-colored pebbly sandstone, mudstone, and siltstone, which have been eroded by weathering into deep canyons, pinnacles, and arches.

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