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Scientists' new discovery is a very old shark

Megalodon fans, take note: in a paper published today, an international team of scientists announced the past existence of a shark that was closely related to the infamous prehistoric super-predator. Although it wasn't as large as the Carcharodon megalodon shark, the newly-described Megalolamna paradoxodon was similar in size to the present-day great white – and just as toothsome.
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