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Zoology: Here be dragons

Nature volume 520, pages 4243 (02 April 2015) | Download Citation

Emerging evidence indicates that dragons can no longer be dismissed as creatures of legend and fantasy, and that anthropogenic effects on the world's climate may inadvertently be paving the way for the resurgence of these beasts.

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  1. Andrew J. Hamilton is at The University of Melbourne and Federation University, Australia.

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  2. Robert M. May is at the University of Oxford, UK.

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  3. Edward K. Waters is at the University of Notre Dame Australia, Australia.

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