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mammoth

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'Prehistoric meat' from 1951 dinner turns out to be a mammoth ruse

When you explore the far reaches of the globe, no ordinary dinner will do. But woolly mammoth and giant ground sloth? More hoax than haute cuisine, new research says.

By February 4, 2016

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Score! Bone from mammoth found in university stadium end zone

Construction workers dug up a lot more than dirt when excavation at an Oregon sports stadium uncovered a massive mammoth femur bone.

By January 27, 2016

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Desktop museum puts mammoth meat and a Star Wars dragon in your hand

The Mini Museum II, now on Kickstarter, lets you hold some of the world's rarest items, including items from space, ancient history and the Earth itself.

By October 15, 2015

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Farmer in US Midwest unearths ancient woolly mammoth

A farmer digging in a Michigan soy field makes a startling discovery -- giant bones from the Pleistocene era.

By October 5, 2015

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These dice are made from tusks of the ancient woolly mammoth

Who knew dice made from the tusks of a giant extinct beast could be so popular? Artisan Dice, that's who. And you can reserve yours now.

By August 15, 2015

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Living woolly mammoths could roam the tundra again soon

Scientists have sequenced a nearly complete woolly mammoth genome, which should bolster efforts to resurrect the Stone Age zoological rock star.

By April 24, 2015

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Museum's 155-year-old mouse trap catches a fresh rodent

Some inventions stand the test of time, like this still-functioning old mouse trap that wasn't ready to resign itself to history just yet.

By February 4, 2016

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Watch Far Cry Primal's 101 trailer to learn what it's all about

Plus, we talk with the Stone Age action game's narrative director about the game's "richer and deeper" crafting system, historical accuracy, and more.

By February 8, 2016

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Tesla Gigafactory isn't yet living up to Nevada's expectations

The mammoth battery plant in Reno, Nevada is getting built, but the jobs it promised in return for tax breaks are yet to materialize.

By January 18, 2016

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Preserved woolly-mammoth autopsy shows cloning is a real possibility

A female woolly mammoth unearthed in Siberia has undergone necropsy, and scientists believe they will be able to extract high-quality DNA.

By March 19, 2014