Mammoth cloning reality soon?

With the discovery of the best-preserved specimen of a mammoth found so far, cloning of the woolly animal is closer to becoming a reality, scientists report.

Early Americans `lived alongside extinct giant beasts`

Early Americans lived alongside giant beasts, including mammoths, mastodons and giant ground sloths, in the last Ice Age.

Complete mammoth skeleton found

Archaeologists in New Mexico have discovered what they believe is a complete mammoth skeleton.