new icn messageflickr-free-ic3d pan white

Migration

Elephantine rocks give way to grassland populated by sandstone protrusions standing in for the lions, camels, tiny horses, saber-tooth cats and giant (seven feet tall!) sloths that also roamed these hills.¹ The terrain makes it easy to imagine the ancient fauna, their bays, whinnies and grunts still whispered in the wind.

___

¹ Science Friday, “Ice Age Co-Stars: Horses, Camels And Cheetahs”: www.npr.org/2012/09/28/161955793/ice-age-co-stars-horses-...

121 views
0 faves
0 comments
Taken on November 13, 2016