Is the megalodon still alive?

Answer The megalodon, the supposed ancestor of the great white shark, is thought to have gone extinct nearly 2 million years ago. The megalodon was estimated to grow up to around 60 feet long with teeth a... Read More »

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What is megalodon?

Megalodon was the largest shark that ever lived. Megalodon was about 60 feet long and weighed about 77 tons, but wasn't big enough to avoid extinction. It died out no less than 2 million years ago.... Read More »

What did megalodon eat?

Megalodon, a species of giant shark that went extinct 2 million years ago, is believed to have weighed about 77 tons and needed to eat about 2,500 pounds worth of food each day . Scientists believe... Read More »

How big is a megalodon?

According to the Florida Museum of Natural History, megalodon--prehistoric mega-toothed sharks--commonly grew to 60 feet in length and weighed up to 77 tons. A megalodon’s diet consisted mostly o... Read More »

What is a megalodon?

The megalodon was an enormous, prehistoric shark that has since become extinct. It was one of the largest fish ever to have lived, easily surpassing in size today's largest fish, the whale shark.Si... Read More »