PALEOMISSION

In Search of the Ancient Sloth

Is climate change responsible for an extinction event that affected sloths in Cuba approximately 5000 years ago? Scientists at Bishop’s University and in Havana are collaborating to seek answers to this question.

Dive with them into the heart of underwater caves in Cuba and follow their work, step by step.

An exhibit produced by Bishop’s University and the Museo Nacional de Historia Natural de Cuba, presented at the Sherbrooke Museum of nature and science.

Cover © Joao Gabriel Martínez López
Album © Jill Heinerth