The huge haul was found during a routine check of a shipping container in the port city of Hamburg, in northern Germany.
Belgium and the Netherlands join France in experiencing their hottest day ever as temperatures across the UK continue to climb.
Fossilised remains of the jumbo feathered creature have been discovered in Crimea.
It's not just in the United Kingdom that the European elections have split the political norms in half.
The virus can be devastating to farms with large amounts of livestock.
Parts of Europe, especially in the Alps, have been hit by days of heavy snowfall and freezing temperatures which sparked deadly avalanches.
Most of the victims were killed by avalanches.
Plenty of people have braved the cold to take the plunge on the first day of 2019.
More than 150,000 Europeans could be killed every year by heatwaves by 2100, scientists predict.
A weather warning has been issued as parts of Europe sizzle in "very dangerous" temperatures with highs of 41C recorded in Italy.