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New volume documents the science at the legendary snowmastodon fossil site...

DENVER-Four years ago, a bulldozer operator turned over some bones during construction at Ziegler Reservoir near Snowmass Village, Colorado. Scientists from the Denver Museum...

40,000-year-old blood brings mammoth cloning closer

Mammoth cloning is closer to becoming a reality following the discovery of blood in the best-preserved specimen ever found. An autopsy on a 40,000-year-old mammoth...

Neanderthals cleared of driving mammoths over cliff in mass slaughter

Heaps of mammoth and woolly rhino bones found piled up at the foot of a cliff were thought to be the grim results of...

Mammoth and mastodon behavior was less roam, more stay at home

Their scruffy beards weren't ironic, but there are reasons mammoths and mastodons could have been the hipsters of the Ice Age. According to research from...

Inbreeding in woolly mammoths: Neck rib provide clues about decline and...

Researchers recently noticed that the remains of woolly mammoths from the North Sea often possess a 'cervical' (neck) rib -- in fact, 10 times...

Woolly mammoths died for want of a few herbs

IT WAS the superfoods wot dunnit. Woolly mammoths may have starved to death when changes in the climate deprived them of their best food:...

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