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Fearsome Cambrian Predators Became Gentle Giants

The largest and most fearsome predators of the Cambrian period, 520 million years ago, were from a group called the anomalocarids. Now a new fossil discovery suggests that one anomalocarid was in fact a gentle giant. A Nature Video production.

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