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Giant Bird Driven Extinct by Egg-Eating Humans

February 9th, 2016

Episode 418 of 725 episodes

About 47,000 years ago, newcomer humans to Australia helped to wipe out an enormous flightless bird by collecting and cooking its eggs

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