The Birds That Have Lived for 44 Million Years – Africa – BBC


The Picathartes have lived in the Congo for 44 million years. When these birds mate they mate for life therefore they have to make a good team.

Taken from Africa.

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  1. 44 million years? Who the hell verifies something like that? According to the theory of evolution, this bird should be a highly advanced alien by now.

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