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Going underground

South America is a place full of stories about mysterious beasts. Standing seven feet tall, with long red hair and big sharp claws, tales of the mapinguari, have been passed down in South American Indian folklore. An odd tapir/jaguar hybrid … Continue reading

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The burrowers

To witness the full majestic sight of the Giant Ground Sloth¬†in all it’s glory, it is best to visit at twilight. For around¬†half an hour after the museum doors open, and then again for around half an hour just before … Continue reading

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