Science Thursday: Cracking the chicken/egg dilemma

Quick explanation of the "What came first?" question

The team over at ASAPScience, which produces fantastic science-themed animated videos for YouTube, has published the following explanation of the age-old question, "Which Came First? The Chicken or the Egg?"


After watching the video you'll either better understand the question (and answer), but you'll also be hungry for either chicken or eggs, depending on the time of day you're watching it:

So, does anyone know where I can find some proto-chicken eggs?

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