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Stenonychosaurus and the Dino Man

Stenonychosaurus, was according to paleontologists remarkably hominoid in appearance. It was less than 3 m long, and weighed only 45 kg. It was a biped, and could rotate its lower arm to grasp objects with a three-fingered hand. The eyes were enormous, surpassing in size those of most modern land animals. The brain was much larger than in living reptiles and approached that of some living birds and mammals in relative size.

Stenonychosaurus dinosaurs, which probably fed on primitive mammals, embody a widespread tendency for the brain to increase in size through the history of life. It had possibly greyish-green skin and three-digit clawed fingers with a partially-opposable 'thumb'.

The opposable thumb and intellectual capacity is the only thing preventing members of the animal kingdom from challenging the human race as the masters of planet earth. For instance the ape kingdom possesses opposable thumbs yet it does not possess the intellectual capacity to use them as humans do. The dolphins possess intellects nearing that of humans but do not possess opposable thumbs or even limbs necessary to invent, etc. Could their be an 'animal' which possesses both of these characteristics? The cranial capacity of Stenonychosaurus was nearly twice the size of that of human beings, indicating a large brain and possibly advanced though not necessarily benevolent intellect. Stenonychosaurus has been credited with being the most intelligent dinosaur. Compared with most others, it had a relatively large brain, although the excess brain volume was probably not concerned with reasoning and other activities that
could be called "intelligence."

Stenonychosaurus had large eyes, slender flexible fingers, and a light body. The brain was probably concerned mainly with its highly developed senses, fine control of its limbs, and fast reflexes, which were used in hunting small and elusive prey.

In 1982 Dale Russell and R. S_guin (Ottawa) published an article on Stenonychosaurus. A new partial skeleton had been discovered in 1967 which provided the basis of the first skeletal and flesh restoration of Stenonychosaurus. The detailed work of building the model was illustrated in their paper.

In addition to the restoration, they indulged in an imaginative experiment, posing a question: What might these intelligent dinosaurs have evolved into had they not become extinct near the end of the Cretaceous period about 64 million years ago? According to researchers such as Brad Steiger, Val Valerian, TAL LeVesque and others this may actually be the same type of entity or entities most commonly described in 'UFO' and Chupacabra encounters.

Suppose dinosaurs had not become extinct? While we can merely guess how extra-terrestrials might look, we have a hint of what intelligent life on Earth might have been like if the history of life on this planet had been changed just slightly.

What if dinosaurs had continued to evolve? That’s what Dale Russell, a palaeontologist at the Canadian Museum of Nature, wondered. Russell theoretically extended the evolution of the most intelligent known dinosaur, a long-tailed forest dweller about five feet tall called Stenonychosaurus. This dinosaur was about the size of a kangaroo and lived 70 or 80 million years ago in what is now western Canada. It was the smartest dinosaur known, with a larger brain (compared with body weight) than that of any other animal on Earth.

After forecasting 50 million years of theoretically evolution, Russell came up with Dinoman, a hairless green-skinned creature (shown here beside Stenonychosaurus) with a bulging skull, luminous catlike eyes and three-fingered hands, not unlike some of the extraterrestrials that have populated science fiction films

Dinoman is 4 1/2 feet tall and would have a live weight of about 32 kilograms. It's brain is the same size as that of a human of similar stature, about the size of a 13-year-old human. It is warm-blooded. Since the teeth of Stenonychosaurus were small compared with related dinosaurs, Russell thinks that teeth may have been on the way out from an evolutionary standpoint. Dinoman, therefore, had none. Instead, the biting edges of the mouth are "keratinous occlusal surfaces", similar to those of a turtle.
What this research suggests is that the humanoid shape might be a natural form for a creature with a large brain. The general body of the humans - two arms, two legs and a head on a relatively short neck - is no accident. It is the most logical arrangement for a big-brained land-dwelling creature. An adult Dinoman is shorter than its human counterpart. It's average height would be 4.5 feet, about the size of a 12 or 13 year old human. Its weight would be about 32 kilograms (about 70 pounds). Since the teeth of the Stenonychosaurus were very small by dinosaur standards, Russell has postulated that the dinosaur would have evolved to a toothless state. It would chew on food in a similar way that a turtle chews on its food, with the hardened edges of its mouth. The fact that the Dinoman creature evolves in Russell's scheme to a human-like being is not the result of Russell's anthropocentric bias. The general body form of humans and Dinoman , having two arms, two legs and a head on a relatively short neck, comes from evolutionary necessity. It is the most logical arrangement for a big-brained land-dwelling creature. The height and stockiness of the creatures gets determined by the gravitational characteristics of the planet that they are evolving on.