This Fact About When Dinosaurs Lived Will Make You Go "Whoa"
Deep time is weird.
This is a Tyrannosaurus rex.
And this is a Stegosaurus.
They both lived millions of years ago.
But did you know we live way closer in time to T. rex than T. rex lived to Stegosaurus?
T. rex lived 67–66 million years ago in the Late Cretaceous period. Stegosaurus lived in the Late Jurassic period, which was 155-150 million years ago.
Of course, in the grand scheme of things, dinosaurs were just a blip in time.
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