Out of Their Eggs, Into the Sky: How Baby Pterosaurs May Have Taken Flight

By Cara Giaimo Modern nature teaches us that flying isn’t child’s play. Newborn birds spend their early days in the nest, and bat pups don’t take off for weeks on end, often requiring prodding from their mothers. But what about baby pterosaurs? Some researchers think the young of these flying reptiles that lived in the time of the …