Displaying all news results for 'Mammoth'
Category: Palaeontology | Posted on 2-10-2014 | 5 comments
High-protein wildflowers may have played an integral part in the diets of large herbivorous mammals.
Category: Natural World | Posted on 2-4-2014 | 28 comments
The extinction of several large mammal species could pave the way for super-sized rats.
Category: Palaeontology | Posted on 11-8-2013 | 3 comments
The preserved remains of a 39,000-year-old mammoth will be put on show as part of an ice age exhibition.
Category: Palaeontology | Posted on 9-14-2013 | 16 comments
Scientists have played down the idea that dinosaur DNA can be extracted from insects preserved in amber.
Category: Palaeontology | Posted on 9-11-2013 | 18 comments
New evidence suggests that climate change, not human hunting, was responsible for wiping out mammoths.
Category: Science & Technology | Posted on 8-1-2013 | 28 comments
The discovery of 10,000-year-old mammoth blood has opened up the possibility of creating a clone.
Category: Palaeontology | Posted on 5-31-2013 | 32 comments
The discovery of preserved mammoth blood could soon make it possible to clone a live specimen.
Category: Palaeontology | Posted on 3-3-2013 | 38 comments
A new theory suggests that an inability to catch rabbits for food may have hastened their extinction.
Category: Science & Technology | Posted on 1-19-2013 | 93 comments
There have been indications that a cloning experiment to create a live Neanderthal may be on the cards.
Category: Palaeontology | Posted on 10-6-2012 | 9 comments
An immaculately preserved mammoth carcass has been discovered in Siberia by an 11-year-old boy.