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A bone bed reveals mass death of herd of giant ground sloths

Artist impression of giant sloth.

Giant ground sloths (artist’s impression) might have travelled in family groups, according to analysis of a trove of sloth fossils. Credit: Alamy

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Nature 577, 600 (2020)

doi: https://doi.org/10.1038/d41586-020-00118-0

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