Contact: Kendra Snyder
American Museum of Natural History
Caption: This is an artist's recreation of Microraptor, a pigeon-sized, four-winged dinosaur that lived about 130 million years ago. Recent research has shown that the dinosaur had iridescent plumage.
Credit: (Jason Brougham/University of Texas)
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