26 Apr '13, 11pm

Elephant Bird Egg Sells For $101K

Elephant Bird Egg Sells For $101K

The enormous partially fossilized egg of an elephant bird just sold for the very large sum of $101,813 dollars at Christie’s auction house. It’s kind of funny when you consider that the elephant bird went extinct almost entirely as a result of deforestation/human activities, and that very little money is now spent to stop those activities, but apparently lots of money is spent on the remains of the animals now extinct as a result of those activities.

Full article: http://planetsave.com/2013/04/26/elephant-bird-egg-sells-...

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