SciCafe: End of the Megafauna with Ross MacPhee

You’ve probably heard of woolly mammoths and giant ground sloths—but what about a gorilla-sized lemur and 500-pound birds? Ross MacPhee uses colorful illustrations to take us on a journey back in time to the world of the now extinct “megafauna,” and explains what scientists think may have happened to them.

Hear the full talk on megafauna extinction on the Science@AMNH podcast.