Rene De Paula Jr

259 days ago

Giant Australian Creatures, the Megafauna, Were Wiped Out By Humans, Not Climate Change

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About 50,000 years ago giant animals called “megafauna” roamed Australia. We are talking about 1,000-pound kangaroos, 500-pound flightless birds, 25-foot-long lizards and tortoises the size of cars. And after the arrival of the first humans, more than 85% of these animals went extinct.