Dodos killed by deadly combination of humans and MEGADROUGHT  The StreetjournalView Full coverage on Google News
The Streetjournal Magazine is an online investigating media house that specializes on systematic, serious crimes, political corruption or corporate wrongdoing.Dodos, giant tortoises and other ancient Madagascan beasts were wiped out by the deadly combination of human activity and a MEGADROUGHT 1,000 years agoResearchers studied 8,000 years of climate data from rock and soil samples They found evidence of repeated megadroughts in the islands over that timeMegafauna appeared to have survived previous episodes of extended droughtThe…

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