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12 Animals You're Glad Are Extinct

Let us all be thankful we don't live in the age of the giant scorpion.

1. Giant crocodiles

2. Three-foot-long scorpions

3. Massive millipedes

4. Spiders with stings like scorpions

5. Megasharks

6. Weird gigantic hybrids of scorpions and millipedes that lived in water

7. Giant piranhas

8. The largest species of snake ever

9. Huge dragonflies

10. Big scary mash-ups of prawns and squid with more teeth

11. Ginormous shelled squid

12. Penguins as tall as humans