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Most of the species that have ever lived on the Earth are now extinct. The other apes that lived at the same time as our ancestors may not have been able to find enough suitable food. Maybe they were hunted to extinction, or were unable to cope with a change in climate. Whatever the reason, there was not enough time for their bodies to evolve and adapt to their changing circumstances.

The dodo - now extinct.
The dodo - now extinct.
Anne Cooke

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