Science What were dodos like? (+video)

Scientists took 3-D laser scans of the only known complete skeleton of a single dodo bird, providing clues as to what this hefty relative of the pigeon was really like.

By , Staff Writer

Leon Claessens/Mauritius Museums Council

If one were to rank animals according to the magnitude of their legitimate grievances against Homo sapiens, a good candidate for the very front of that line would be the dodo.