30 episodes

A comedy podcast about extinct animals. Join Melissa & Jack as they attempt to uncover the natural histories of bygone creatures.

Extinction Event Melissa Thomas, Jack Collier

    • Comedy
    • 5.0 • 24 Ratings

A comedy podcast about extinct animals. Join Melissa & Jack as they attempt to uncover the natural histories of bygone creatures.

    Saber-Toothed TIger

    Saber-Toothed TIger

    Smilodon was a powerful precision killer with wicked teeth, capable of taking down mammoths. Find out what caused this beast-slayer to kick the bucket. Plus, our season 3 round up!

    • 46 min
    Rocky Mountain Locust

    Rocky Mountain Locust

    Special 29th episode celebration! Plus, humans face their greatest foe yet: A ravenous army of insects numbering in the trillions.

    • 59 min
    Irish Elk

    Irish Elk

    It looks like a hell-spawn, but it's the pride of Irish paleontology. Find out how the species made its final ride to the dark-side.

    • 45 min
    Pied Raven

    Pied Raven

    Humans add another bird to the extinction docket: A black and white raven found only in the Faroe Islands.

    • 47 min
    Malagasy Dwarf Hippo & Giant Lemurs of Madagascar

    Malagasy Dwarf Hippo & Giant Lemurs of Madagascar

    Known locally as the kilopilopitsofy (dwarf hippo), kidoky (sloth lemur), and tretretretre (giant lemur), these mythical creatures of Madagascar weren’t just folklore. They were real!

    • 40 min
    Carolina Parakeet

    Carolina Parakeet

    The vibrant plumage of this agile bird helped camouflage it in the lush green foliage of its North American home. However, these highly intelligent parrots quickly learned that there was no hiding from the Europeans. 

    • 42 min

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