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'Monstrously Big Ant' Fossil Found in Wyoming

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GIANT ANT FOSSIL
A two-inch-long ant that once roamed Wyoming rivals today's hummingbirds in size. | Bruce Archibald

Almost 50 million years ago, ants the size of hummingbirds roamed what is now Wyoming, a new fossil discovery reveals.

These giant bugs may have crossed an Arctic land bridge between Europe and North America during a particularly warm period in Earth's history.

Read the whole story at LiveScience.com

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