The first humans in Australia may have encountered eight-foot-tall kangaroos — Quartz

A team of paleontologists may have discovered a previously unknown species of kangaroo at a mining site in north Queensland, Australia. It dates back more than 30,000 years. And it’s huge. “Based on the size of its shin bones it was probably two and a half metres [8.2 feet] tall just in a resting position,”…

via The first humans in Australia may have encountered eight-foot-tall kangaroos — Quartz

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