Ancient Snake – 13 metres long!

In this fascinating article from CBC news, researchers in Columbia have discovered the fossilized remains of a snake that was 13 metres long and weighed in at 1, 135 kilograms! The article provides an excellent background on the relationship between the size of the snake and how that size gave indications as to the temperatures of the forest required to sustain an animal of that size. A great read!

Ancient Snake – 13 metres long!

 

Scott Clazie


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