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Classroom Science Leads to Revision of Megalodon’s Size
A handful of high schoolers prompt scientists to develop a new approach for calculating the size of the ancient behemoth.
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Classroom Science Leads to Revision of Megalodon’s Size
Classroom Science Leads to Revision of Megalodon’s Size

A handful of high schoolers prompt scientists to develop a new approach for calculating the size of the ancient behemoth.

A handful of high schoolers prompt scientists to develop a new approach for calculating the size of the ancient behemoth.

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