Later the team used the photographs to reconstruct a three-dimensional image (see video at bottom).
Naia, they calculated, was approximately one and a half meters tall.
They placed Naia’s skull on a rotating tripod, and set a camera on a second tripod next to it.
“Naia, and the other animals, would have slipped through a hidden sink hole and fallen 30 meters into a shallow pool,” says paleontologist James Chatters of Applied Paleoscience in Bothell, Washington, who led the study, published today in.
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Most of the mammals became extinct around 13,000 years ago.
Analysis of the remains, most of which are still lying in the submerged cave where they were found, suggests that modern Native Americans are the descendants of the earliest Paleoamericans, who migrated from Siberia towards the end of the last glacial period.