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Giant Sea Turtle, also called a Leatherback, is the largest of all living turtles. It can easily be differentiated from other modern sea turtles by its lack of a bony shell


Leatherback sea turtles are impressive reptiles. These bad boys have one of the sleekest appearances of any reptile thanks to a tear-drop shaped carapace that replaces the standard bony shell. Leatherbacks are massive too, with some hefty monsters weighing in at over 1,500 lbs (700 kg) – making this large turtle the fourth largest reptile on Earth - by NOAA / ScienceBasedLife / Wikipedia / Not Exactly Rocket Science


HOLY FUCK! Look at the size of that turtle! I knew tortoises could get that big, but i always think of turtles being like half that size....I WANNA RIDE HIM!

from Etsy

HONU Green Sea Turtle Sculpture made of Needle Felted Wool. Installation/ Floating Scultpure

from Tree by the sea

The making of our giant sea turtle with an eco friendly twist!

Once all the pieces were dry it was time to assemble! We turned our turtle onto its back and with pva glue we glued them into place. Next we taped them all down .We filled in between the limbs with more scrunched up news paper to make a slightly rounded under side to the shell and then paper mache'd over them all to hold it all firmly into place!.....this took a few more days to dry........

from Mail Online

Surf's up! Hawaiian sea turtles take to the waves

photos of waves in hawaii | Here comes the wave: A giant Hawaiian Sea Turtle prepares to ride the ...


Prehistoric skeleton…

#The #Archelon is the largest sea turtle species ever discovered. It lived during a time when most of North America was covered by a shallow ocean, about 75-65 million years ago.