Largest Bird In History

Line drawing of World’s Largest-Ever Flying Bird, Pelagornis sandersi, showing comparative wingspan. Shown left, a California Condor, shown right, a Royal Albatross. 
Line art by Liz Bradford. Image Courtesy of the Bruce Museum.
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Line drawing of World’s Largest-Ever Flying Bird, Pelagornis sandersi, showing comparative wingspan. Shown left, a California Condor, shown right, a Royal Albatross. Line art by Liz Bradford. Image Courtesy of the Bruce Museum.
Line drawing of World’s Largest-Ever Flying Bird, Pelagornis sandersi, showing comparative wingspan. Shown left, a California Condor, shown right, a Royal Albatross. Line art by Liz Bradford. Image Courtesy of the Bruce Museum.
A researcher at Greenwich's Bruce Museum identified the largest known flying bird through examination of fossils. Dr. Daniel Ksepka studies the skull of Pelagornis sandersi.  Image Courtesy of the Bruce Museum.
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A researcher at Greenwich's Bruce Museum identified the largest known flying bird through examination of fossils. Dr. Daniel Ksepka studies the skull of Pelagornis sandersi. Image Courtesy of the Bruce Museum.
A researcher at Greenwich's Bruce Museum identified the largest known flying bird through examination of fossils. Dr. Daniel Ksepka studies the skull of Pelagornis sandersi. Image Courtesy of the Bruce Museum.
Reconstruction of World’s Largest-Ever Flying Bird, 
Pelagornis sandersi. Reconstruction art by Liz Bradford.  Courtesy of the Bruce Museum in Greenwich.
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Reconstruction of World’s Largest-Ever Flying Bird, Pelagornis sandersi. Reconstruction art by Liz Bradford. Courtesy of the Bruce Museum in Greenwich.
Reconstruction of World’s Largest-Ever Flying Bird, Pelagornis sandersi. Reconstruction art by Liz Bradford. Courtesy of the Bruce Museum in Greenwich.

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