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How A Mass Whale Graveyard Ended Up Beneath A Highway

How A Mass Whale Graveyard Ended Up Beneath A Highway

Connecting Alaska to Argentina, the Pan-American Highway runs some 48,000km north to south. Construction to widen the highway briefly stopped, however, to make way for dead whales back in 2010, when workers digging through a remote stretch of the Chilean desert found a huge trove of bones millions of years…