T. rex pulverized bones with an incredible amount of force

A strong bite and powerful teeth let the dinosaur get at nutritious marrow and salts

Tyrannosaurus rex

BITE DOWN  T. rex didn’t have the ability to clamp its jaws to crush bones, like some mammals do today. Instead, it used its powerful bite and strong teeth to pulverize the bones of its prey.

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