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First Neural Scans of Extinct Tasmanian Tiger Reveal It Was a Predator

Brain imaging of the dog-sized, carnivorous marsupial confirms it had complex thought processes associated with hunting behavior.

Published On 01/23/2017
10:56 AM EST
Shown are the distribution of fibers connecting different parts of the brain in the Tasmanian devil and Tasmanian tiger (Supplied)