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    164.5-pound, 17.5-foot python carrying 87 eggs found in Florida Everglades

    University of Florida researchers examining the carcass of a large, pregnant Burmese python said Monday they found a record 87 eggs inside, giving them important clues about the reproductive capability of the dangerous, invasive species.Scientists at the Florida Museum of Natural History on the university's campus examined the 164.5-pound, 17.5-foot snake Friday after it was brought there from the Everglades National Park. It is the largest one ever found at the park.
    More here: Scientists examine record python found in Florida in effort to stop snakes' spread - CNN.com



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    That's it I'm never going to Florida again!

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    Damn , that thing is four times bigger than Lew. Probably not as ornery though.
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    Damn, I am scared of a snake if it is larger then 1 ft..

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    Quote Originally Posted by Captain America View Post
    Damn , that thing is four times bigger than Lew. Probably not as ornery though.
    4? You give me to much credit or not enough to the snake. Nuke Florida.
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    Florida is Jurassic Park, USA. Not only do they have giant snakes, but there's this mouse in Orlando you wouldn't believe the size of.

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    Personally, I'd love to see Florida go back to its natural state. Use the whole place as a nature preserve / ecological study.
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