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Largest Snake Rattles Paleontology

February 4th, 2009

Episode 47 of 601 episodes

In a study published in the journal Nature, researchers announced the finding of the fossil remains of the largest snake that ever lived--possibly reaching 45 feet and 2,500 pounds. Steve Mirsky reports

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