Woolly Mammoth

Should We De-Extinct Animals?

Frontier | Posted 31.03.2017 | UK Tech
Frontier

It may seem a good idea for research and technological advancements but how good an idea is it for the animal's own wellbeing. It does not seem in the animal's interests to be brought back from extinction purely to be used for human purposes. Animals must also be exploited throughout the process of back breeding and genetic engineering. Is this justifiable?

Harvard Scientists ‘Two Years Away From Creating Woolly Mammoth Hybrid Embryo’

The Huffington Post | Sara C Nelson | Posted 16.02.2017 | UK Tech

Scientists working on resurrecting the woolly mammoth believe they are just two years away from creating a hybrid embryo. If they succeed it will mark...

15,000-Year-Old Woolly Mammoth Remains Found On Michigan Farm

The Huffington Post UK | Sara C Nelson | Posted 05.10.2015 | UK

The remains of a woolly mammoth which roamed the Earth up to 15,000 years ago have been unearthed on a Michigan farm. The bones were found quite b...

PICTURED: Baby Woolly Mammoth GOES On Display

The Huffington Post UK | Elliot Wagland | Posted 09.07.2013 | UK

A baby Woolly Mammoth found in a remote area of Russia has gone on display at an exhibition in Tokyo, Japan. The 39,000-year-old female Mammoth nam...

Dog Digs Up 200,000-Year-Old Woolly Mammoth Tooth (PICTURES)

Central European News | Sara C Nelson | Posted 27.07.2013 | UK

A burrowing dog made a mammoth find when he unearthed a tooth belonging to one of the Ice Age giants. The collie, named Mavrik, was being walked in...

‘We Could Bring Back The Woolly Mammoth...But Should We?': Scientist Warns Of Ethics Of Resurrection

Huffington Post UK | Sara C Nelson | Posted 15.05.2013 | UK

An archaeologist has warned that ethical issues surrounding bringing extinct animals back to life must be considered because scientists are “on the ...

A Mammoth Find Near Paris

Huffington Post UK | Sara C Nelson | Posted 08.11.2012 | UK

A near complete skeleton of a woolly mammoth has been found near the French capital of Paris. The remains, which are believed to be between 200,00...

Meet The Mini Mammoth (PICTURES)

Huffington Post UK | Sara C Nelson | Posted 09.05.2012 | UK

The smallest mammoth known to have ever existed has been identified by scientists. Mammuthus creticus, was roughly the size of a modern baby Afric...

Frozen Siberian Mammoth Yuka 'Butchered By Lions Then Seized By Ancient Humans' (VIDEO)

Huffington Post UK | Sara C Nelson | Posted 03.06.2012 | UK

Wounds sustained by a juvenile woolly mammoth suggest the beast was sieged by hunting lions AND ancient human beings, scientists say. The discover...

Scientists 'To Clone Woolly Mammoth'

Huffington Post UK | Sara C Nelson | Posted 13.05.2012 | UK

Russian and South Korea scientists have teamed up to recreate a woolly mammoth – a prehistoric creature that last walked the earth some 4,500 years ...