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Fossil of Giant Bony-Toothed Bird From Chile Sets Wingspan Record


Animals  (tags: Fossil, skeleton, Bird, Chile, animals, ancient seabird )

Anna
- 3072 days ago - sciencedaily.com
A newly discovered skeleton of an ancient seabird from northern Chile provides evidence that giant birds were soaring the skies there 5-10 million years ago. The wing bones of the animal exceed those of all other birds in length; its wingspan would have b



   

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Philippa P (154)
Sunday September 19, 2010, 9:20 pm
That must have been something to see flying over your head!
 

gerlinde p (161)
Sunday September 19, 2010, 9:32 pm
very interesting thanks
 

Cindy C (125)
Tuesday September 21, 2010, 1:08 pm
mmm not so nice looking though but it is interesting
 
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