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Okay, now THIS is a big snake!  The Titanoboa lived nearly 60 million years ago and was over 40 feet long—definitely not a critter you’d want to encounter out in the wild.   20 more words


The Biggest........

The fossil record is resplendent with some truly huge animals. From gigantic sauropods gallivanting across the Mesozoic plains to the mammoths of the most recent Ice Age, the history of life in full of giants. 2,461 more words


WIF Creature Feature + A Token Vampire

10 Real-Life Counterparts of

Legendary Creatures & Beings

Our ancestors relied on the supernatural to explain certain phenomenon. Ancient civilizations that saw strange things would try to explain them by associating them with the gods or monsters. 1,869 more words


Podcast Episode 37 Animal Geeks - King of All Serpents

https://askanimalgeeks.files.wordpress.com/2014/11/king-of-all-serpents.mp3 In a new format this week we have a look at a veterinary case of the week, Jet the American Bulldog who took on a Taipan.   59 more words


Titanoboa.. !!

These days snakes are pretty small. The green anaconda is the largest so far and the reticulated python is the longest. Titanoboa would have feasted on them so fast. 42 more words


Mission Impossible

We walked into the doctor’s office, thinking that it was just a bad sprain to his wrist. Stunned by his findings, we sat there listening to the doctor say “Your mission should you choose to accept it is to get an active 8 year old boy to sit still for 2 weeks until his next appointment. 849 more words

Wondering With Giants

I’m going with a nerdy post today, so prepare yourself. I was just randomly surfing the “Timmy” yesterday and I found this random thing about Titanoboa. 260 more words