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VIDEO : The 11 Most Well Preserved Animals

by Luke Higgins
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=7SUJdhAhyoE

What Do You Do When You Find a Mammoth on Your Farm?

by Dave Sadler
Then there’s the paperwork to sift, or deliveries to shepherd, or seed corn to store for other farmers until the thaw. The land itself requires upkeep, too, on patches that are too dry or where water is pooling. Even in that narrow window when the fields aren’t full, Bristle’s schedule…

14-INCH ‘SPEAR’ MADE OF TUSK FOUND INSIDE WOOLLY MAMMOTH SKELETON IN SIBERIA

by Dave Sadler
Scientists in eastern Russia have found what they believe is a primitive weapon, lodged inside the skeleton fragments of a woolly mammoth, according to state news agency RIA Novosti. The 14-inch curved…

Is this proof early man weaponised ivory from woolly mammoth tusks to kill….woolly mammoths?

by Dave Sadler
Deadly paleolithic spears - pictured here and manufactured from the ivory from extinct beasts - show the lethal genius of ancient craftsmen up to 28,500 years ago. These deadly spear…

Billionaire Paypal founder Peter Thiel ‘bankrolls woolly mammoth resurrection project’

by Luke Higgins
The billionaire founder of Paypal has funded an ambitious project to resurrect the woolly mammoth, reports suggest. Peter Thiel, who is worth $2.7billion (£2.1 billion), has…

Mysteries of the Glaciers

by Luke Higgins
      One of the reasons I wanted to climb Mt. Kilimanjaro was to see the glaciers before they were completely gone. It’s an amazing site to stand on an area near the top of Mt. Kilimanjaro as the sun is rising and watch the small, remaining glaciers turn pink. It was breathtaking, to say…

Link to the Past: Evidence of Humanity’s Oldest Ropes Unearthed

by Dave Sadler
"Perfect forms" carved in ivory reveal humanity's oldest set of ropes, research suggests. At first glance, the discovery in Germany's Hohle Fels cave looked like it could be the mock-up for a 42,000-year-old set of brass knuckles: four…

Woolly Mammoth will be Back from Extinction Within Two Years, say Harvard scientists

by Dave Sadler
The woolly mammoth vanished from the Earth 4,000 years ago, but now scientists say they are on the brink of resurrecting the ancient beast in a revised form, through an ambitious feat of genetic engineering.…

In search of the mammoth: North Norfolk fossil-hunters reveal more fascinating finds

by Dave Sadler
As North Norfolk basks in one of the hottest weeks of the year, an amateur archaeologist believes he may have unearthed the site of a Stone Age barbecue. Flint expert Russell Yeomans, from Gunton, revealed…

Newfound Tusk Belonged to One of the Last Surviving Mammoths in Alaska

by Dave Sadler
A prehistoric campfire and a number of archaeological treasures — including a large tusk of a mammoth, and tools fashioned out of stone and ivory — remained hidden for thousands of years in the Alaskan wilderness until researchers…
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