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Giant rhino fossils in China show species equivalent to four large African elephants, taller than giraffe

A new species of the ancient giant rhino has been discovered in north-western China, researchers say. The Paraceratherium linxiaense, which lived some 26.5 million years ago, weighed 21 tonnes, equivalent of four large African elephants. The hornless creature’s head could also reach 23 feet to graze treetops, making it taller than a giraffe. The new […]