discovery of a giant sloth fossil, “an extinct megafauna” for 12,000 years

Current reconstructions give “Eremotherium laurillardi”, the name of the species, the appearance of a bear, but it was herbivorous. ALEXANDER GABRYSCH / PICTURE PRESS ILLUSTRATION / PHOTONONSTOP It peaked at four meters when erected on its hind legs and could weigh up to four tons. The discovery in Guyana of the fossilized skeleton of a … Read more