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  • After the writing, before dinner, I watched an episode of Nova online, about the discovery in China of the four-winged, feathered dromaeosaurid theropod Microraptor and the evolution and biomechanics of flight in non-avian and avian theropods.

    Howard Hughes and the Little White Pills

  • Who wouldn't want to fly in neurologically synchronized harmony with a four-winged alien dragon?

    Wendy Diamond: The Pet Potential of Pandora: Examining the Hexapods of James Cameron's Meticulous Universe

  • For those, though, who want something more serious than singing, PBS 'Nova (8 ET/PT, times may vary) examines the recent discovery of the fossil remains of a four-winged dinosaur — and takes a re-creation out for a test flight.

    Critic's Corner Tuesday

  • Black greasewood or four-winged saltbush may grow around the perimeter in the transition to the salt shrub community, where they often stabilize areas of low sand dunes.

    Ecoregions of Nevada (EPA)

  • In a related matter, the post by Wells completely screws up its discussion of four-winged flies.

    No Longer Sleeping in Seattle - The Panda's Thumb

  • But, to return to the flies, Pringle suggests that the four-winged ancestors of flies probably had long abdomens, which would have made them stable.


  • There was a really good show on Nova recently about a 350-million-year-old fossil of a four-winged, pigeon-sized dinosaur which was fascinating.


  • Silvia Izquierdo/Associated Press Scientist believe the four-winged Microraptor lived approximately 130 million years ago and flew in the same way a flying squirrel does today.

    Early 'Birds'

  • How the four four-winged creatures wore, each of them, four faces: of a lion, an ox, an eagle, and a man.

    Evan Eisenberg: Mary Christ (Part 2)

  • I would be borne away to unknown regions beyond the confines of this world, by the car and four-winged steed of a frantic and uproarious orgy.

    The Magic Skin


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