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A team of researchers has concluded that most species of gigantic animals that once roamed the Australian continent disappeared before the arrival of humans.
Scientists may have finally established the explanation for the disappearance of the giant koala and other Australian megafauna.
Scientists said Wednesday that the fossil of a mega-wombat has been unearthed in northern Australia.
A new scientific paper co-authored by a University of Adelaide researcher reports strong evidence that humans, not climate change, caused the demise of Australia's megafauna - giant marsupials, huge reptiles and flightless birds - at least 40,000 years ago.
By Price, Gilbert Analysis of thousands of Diprotodon fossils has resolved the debate about how many species of this ancient giant wombat existed - and uncovered some clues to their behaviour. Imagine you could travel back in time to a period not more than 100,000 years ago.
- Having a loud voice; vociferous; clamorous.
- Of grand or imposing sound.