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Fossil Of Largest Flying Bird ID'ed ... And It's Terrifying

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July 8, 2014
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Researchers say they've identified a fossil unearthed more than 30 years ago as the largest flying bird, well, ever. Time to run and hide, everyone. Video provided by Newsy


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