The Island of Huge Hamsters and Giant Owls
- Published: 06 March 2019
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Back in the late Miocene epoch, there was an island--or maybe a group of islands-- in the Mediterranean Sea that was populated with fantastic giant beasts. It’s a lesson in the very strange, but very real, powers of natural selection.
Thank you to these paleoartists for allowing us to use their wonderful illustrations:
Franz Anthony: 252mya.com/gallery/franz-anthony
Stanton Fink: deviantart.com/avancna
Julio Lacerda: 252mya.com/gallery/julio-lacerda
Nobu Tamura: spinops.blogspot.com/
Ceri Thomas: alphynix.tumblr.com/
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