Bird Facts You Won’t Believe Are Actually True

Chickens and ostriches are the closest modern relatives to Tyrannosaurus rex

Although a link between dinosaurs and modern birds had long been suspected, in 2008 research was published in the journal Science that found molecular evidence, according to Smithsonian Magazine.

It’s worth noting that chickens and ostriches aren’t that closely related themselves, so there’s certainly more information to be discovered.

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