Sixty million year old remains of the Titanoboa cerrejonensis found recently by FMNH scientists, in a Columbian coal mine, is the largest snake in the world at 48 feet, 2500 pounds. The Smithsonian Channel documentary, featuring a full-scale model of “Titanoboa: Monster Snake” explores the discovery, reconstruction and implications of the enormous reptile. Scientists and trained volunteers working on fossils found at the site talk with visitors to the exhibit.
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