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10 fascinating facts about woolly mammoths

Sequencing an extinct genome is no longer a pipe dream, says evolutionary biologist and ancient DNA specialist Hendrik Poinar in today’s talk. It’s a modern reality, and we’re not too far from seeing a revived extinct species walking the 867 more words

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Ride Report: Inyo Craters Singletrack - Mammoth Lakes, CA

Inyo Craters Singletrack is a sweet little section of trail that doesn’t get ridden as much as it should.  After a great flowy section, you reach a parking area where it connects with an old jeep road that takes you up to the Inyo Craters Lookout.  432 more words

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Whopper of a catch
In web of mammoth spider
Feasts of dragonfly

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Father, son uncover a rare find

TEXAS – A farmer and his son uncovered a rare find: an entire mammoth skeleton believed to be tens of thousands of years old.

Wayne McEwen and his son Marty stumbled on the skeleton on his property in Ellis County, south of Dallas. 113 more words

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