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Minuscule Ancestral Kangaroos Outlived Their Fanged Cousins And Neither Could Hop

What makes a kangaroo a kangaroo? You might immediately think of their ability to hop, but according to a study published in the Journal of Vertebrate Paleontology, ancient kangaroos weren’t be permitted to hop at all. This new research also makes up a particularly astonishing image: Millions of years, small-time ancestral kangaroos lived alongside crawling, … Read More