Ancient Chinese ‘super rat’ who beat the dinosaurs 66 million years ago was outdone by ‘modern’ rodents

By The Christian Science Monitor
Saturday, August 17, 2013 9:58 EDT
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Chinese Super Rat via AFP
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Scientists have recovered the oldest complete skeleton ever found from a mammal lineage that outlived the dinosaurs.Some 66 million years ago, an entire ecosystem – one packed with the largest animals that ever lived…

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