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Smilodon head

New research shows that the fearsome teeth of the saber-toothed cat Smilodon fatalis fully emerged at a later age than those of modern big cats, but grew at a rate about double that of their living relatives.

The aurochs, the ancestor of domestic cattle, is a type of large wild cattle which inhabited Europe, Asia and North Africa, but which is now extinct; they survived in Europe until the last recorded aurochs, a female, died in the Jaktorów Forest, Poland in 1627. During the early Holocene, aurochs were domesticated. In modern cattle, breeds share characteristics of the aurochs, such as a dark colour of the bulls with a light eel stripe and light colour in cows, or a typical aurochs-like horn…

Aurochs, the ancestor of domestic cattle, is an extinct type of large wild cattle that inhabited Europe, Asia and North Africa. The species survived in Europe until the last recorded aurochs died in the Jaktorów Forest, Poland in