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‘A Sloth as Big as an Elephant’ (2015)

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This is from before we all went sloth-mad:

https://leeduigon.com/2015/08/16/a-sloth-as-big-as-an-elephant/

There were a lot of ground sloths, once upon a time. They were all big, and the biggest one, Megatherium, was bigger than an elephant. Artists used to show them being preyed on by saber-toothed cats, but that was before we learned that Megatherium was virtually immune to attack by anything short of an anti-tank gun.


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