Crocodilia have been with us since the age of dinosaurs, and some of them were BIG. Along with birds, they are the only surviving members of the Archosauria. (A group which included dinosaurs, crocodilia, and pterosaurs) In this artist's conception a Deinosuchus lunges at an Albertosaurus. Illustration by Raul D. Martin, National Geographic Stock
LOOK: Art Basel's First Confirmed Guest: A 230-Foot Gator: Every year since the Swiss art fair decided to hold its winter contemporary art expo in Miami Beach, our city's local crop of visual and media artists have fought to stand their ground and fight for some recognition. This year, two Miamians hope to get the public's attention by floating a 230-foot gator through Biscayne Bay.