Inbreeding coupled with a changing climate may have pushed the woolly mammoth into ultimate extinction, a new study suggests.
Researchers have suggested that neck ribs in woolly mammoths can provide clues about their decline and eventual extinction.
Researchers have found that climate change, instead of hunting by humans, was responsible for the extinction of the woolly mammoth.
An almost perfectly conserved frozen mammoth was presented to the media in Yokohama on Tuesday.
A new research has found evidence of a major cosmic event near the end of the Ice Age, which resulted in a climate change that forced many species, including woolly mammoths, to die.
Even though dinosaurs have been long extinct, bringing them back to life might be possible.
A well conserved skeleton of a woolly mammoth Helmut from at least 200,000 years ago has been dug up near Paris, it has been revealed.
A neighbourhood adventure has led a 11-year-old Russian boy to discover remains of a 30,000-year-old nearly intact woolly mammoth complete with skin, hair, bones and even reproductive organs.
The world’s first collective graveyard of a herd of mammoths has been discovered at the excavation site for coal in Serbia.
Prehistoric hunters are not to blame for mammoths becoming extinct in Russia`s far eastern region, a new joint Russian-American study has said.
The last known population of woolly mammoths died out likely because of human activity or environmental factors.
Scientists have claimed that within five years the extinct woolly mammoth could be brought back to life from the bone marrow of the species.
Both humans and climate change were responsible for the mass extinction of iconic Ice Age mammals 50,000 years ago.
Woolly mammoth could be reborn with the help of cloning technology.
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August 28, 2014
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