Monday, March 21, 2016

The Extinct Megafauna Blog



Usually, I write about when megafauna extinction happened and how.  But, the megafauna that went extinct when modern humans expanded were themselves pretty cool and there is a blog about them called TwilightBeasts.  It is worth your time to peruse.

The image below in anachronistic but illustrates scale well:


2 comments:

terryt said...

Some of those megafauna sure were mega.

Betty Cummings said...

The extinction of such animals may be a result of revolution, which can be identified by studying some RNA samples.