Palaeontology: The last giant kangaroo

@article{Diamond2008PalaeontologyTL,
  title={Palaeontology: The last giant kangaroo},
  author={Jared M. Diamond},
  journal={Nature},
  year={2008},
  volume={454},
  pages={835-836}
}
  • J. Diamond
  • Published 14 August 2008
  • Political Science
  • Nature
Humans who colonized Australia did not reach Tasmania until thousands of years later — granting the island's giant kangaroos a brief respite before they joined their Australian brethren in oblivion. 

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Late Pleistocene landscape of northern Eurasia The Quaternary period saw the extinctions of numerous predominantly larger, especially megafaunal, species, many of which occurred during the transition

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