Theories Related to Evolution of Feathers
So, where did the feathers come from in the first place? Dinosaurs, you say? But then, there were some dinosaur bones discovered in China, which turned out be of a flightless creature. Moreover, most of us know that the flying pterodactyl was a featherless dinosaur. What was the purpose of feathers for a flightless creature? All these questions and the evolutionary stages between these dinosaurs are confusing enough to stump a paleontologist. But here, we are going to explain the evolution of feathers to our best ability.