U of L Scientist Discovers Extinct ‘Saber-Toothed Squirrel’

A professor from the University of Louisville was among several scientists to uncover and identify the bones of what’s being called similar to a saber-toothed squirrel. The skulls were discovered in Argentina, and are from the Late Cretaceous period—when dinosaurs still roamed the earth. The animal—named Cronopio dentiacutus by the paleontologists—was previously unknown to science. Paleontologist… Continue reading U of L Scientist Discovers Extinct ‘Saber-Toothed Squirrel’