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Woolly Mammoth Found Under Michigan Soybean Field

The Huffington Post | Dominique Mosbergen | Posted 10.05.2015 | Science

When farmer James Bristle and his neighbor discovered a "wood-like" object while digging in his Michigan soybean field on Monday, the duo th...

Nome's Iditarod and the Lost Continent of Beringia: Alaska's Wild West on the Looney Front, Part 2

Mike Arkus | Posted 10.01.2015 | Travel
Mike Arkus

After its gold rush days, Nome won everlasting fame as the destination of the original Iditarod dog mushing race, although it was not called that back...

'Buttercup' Blood Brings Cloning Effort One Step Closer

The Huffington Post | Macrina Cooper-White | Posted 11.24.2014 | Science

Scientists are one step closer to cloning a woolly mammoth, thanks to the results of a new autopsy conducted on a remarkably preserved specimen of the...

Auctions, Museums and Fossils

Errol Fuller | Posted 01.07.2015 | Green
Errol Fuller

On November 26 an auction house operating from a small village named Billingshurst in southern England will try to sell the entire fossilized skeleton of a Mammoth.

How to Live Your Life, and Not the Life Others Expect of You

Holstee | Posted 01.06.2015 | Healthy Living

Bravery is the ability to move forward with fear looking us right in the eyes. But while Bravery can be inspired by the world around us, nobody can give it to us. We need to find it and feel it ourselves. We all know the feeling. We have all experienced a form of bravery before, but what then is fear? Or should we ask, whom is it that we fear?

Rare Mammoth Uncovered In Idaho

The Huffington Post | Ed Mazza | Posted 10.28.2014 | Science

Part of a skull and at least one tusk of a Columbian mammoth have been uncovered in Idaho, but what really has scientists excited is what they haven't...

Emily Thomas

Scientists Are Going Gaga Over This Baby Woolly Mammoth | Emily Thomas | Posted 07.11.2014 | Science

Scientists studying two mummified baby woolly mammoths found in the Siberian Arctic have announced new details about the animals' short lives -- and g...

Mammoth Discovery Is On The Move

AP | MARKO DROBNJAKOVIC | Posted 06.27.2014 | Science

KOSTOLAC, Serbia (AP) — Serbian archaeologists on Friday used heavy machinery to move a female mammoth skeleton — believed to be one million years...

De-extinction: A Lifeline or Pandora's Box?

Jamie Rappaport Clark | Posted 06.06.2013 | Green
Jamie Rappaport Clark

It's amazing to think of the advances in genetic science and technology made during our lifetime. But when it comes to the idea of resurrecting a woolly mammoth via genetic wizardry in a laboratory, just because we can, does that mean that we should?

WOW: Fisherman Brings Up Prehistoric Catch

Posted 02.22.2013 | Science

Mike and Padi Anderson's trawler brings up fish, shrimp, scallops, squid -- and now, a woolly mammoth tooth. The New Hampshire couple acquired the Ple...

Amazing Mammoth Skeleton Discovery

The Huffington Post | Shirin Barghi | Posted 12.11.2012 | World

It turns out Paris has not only been the destination of choice for lovers, artists and tourists, but also for shaggy pre-historic elephants. French ar...

PHOTOS: The Country's Coolest Chairlifts

Liftopia | Posted 01.03.2013 | Travel

Being a chairlift isn't easy. You're out there in the cold, constantly spinning in circles, pushing people's butts around all day. Plus, no one ever says thank you after a good ride and an angry mob forms when you're out sick. Here's our thank you to some of the best.

Fisherman Makes Surprising 'Catch'

Posted 10.05.2012 | Science

Davy Villanueva hoped the fish would be biting when he went out to the San Antonio River a few weeks ago, but he never imagined he'd see a tooth bigge...

Russian Boy Makes Discovery Of The Century

The Huffington Post | Ryan Grenoble | Posted 10.05.2012 | Science

Though he's only 11, Evgeny Salinder has an impressive claim to fame -- especially if he ever wants to become a paleontologist. While traipsing abo...

In Search of Lost Sound: Mammoth Growls, Scratchy Dolls and Hisses of the Sun

Madeline Schwartzman | Posted 08.13.2012 | Science
Madeline Schwartzman

Before you freeze to death in the Tyrolean mountains, consider this: 5000 years from now, if and when you are found, scientists will be able to tell the most personal details about you, even more than we know about Ötzi.

What Killed Off Woolly Mammoths?

Posted 06.12.2012 | Science

By: Charles Q. Choi, LiveScience Contributor Published: 06/12/2012 11:08 AM EDT on LiveScience Woolly mammoths were apparently driven to extinctio...

Baby Mammoth Frozen In Time

The Huffington Post | Andres Jauregui | Posted 04.10.2012 | Green

Meet Lyuba, the world's best-preserved baby mammoth. Discovered in 2007 by a reindeer herder in the Siberian permafrost of the remote Yamal Penins...

Woolly Mammoth Extinction Gets Surprising New Explanation

| Posted 03.06.2012 | Science

The past few tens of millennia were hard times for the "megafauna" of the world. Hundreds of big-bodied species—from the mammoths of North America t...

Top 5 Slopes To Celebrate Super Bowl Sunday

The Ski Channel | Posted 04.06.2012 | Travel
The Ski Channel

We've compiled a quick list of some of the nation's top ski resorts to enjoy Super Bowl Sunday.

WATCH: World's Longest Water Coaster

Posted 10.03.2011 | Weird News

This amusement park ride is guaranteed to make a big splash. An Indiana waterpark that is already home to the world's largest water coaster announc...

What's Up for February From Kids Off the Couch

Sarah Bowman | Posted 05.25.2011 | Los Angeles
Sarah Bowman

If you haven't already fallen in love with the magical arbors of the Descanso Gardens, this is the best possible time to be introduced.

Woolly Mammoth Could Be Reborn In 4 Years

The Huffington Post | Zoe Triska | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green

Researchers will attempt resurrecting the mammoth, a species believed extinct for over 5,000 years, after finally obtaining tissue last summer from a ...

Snow Season Begins in Mammoth

NBC Los Angeles | Posted 05.25.2011 | Los Angeles

Dust off your snow boots and sled, it's officially snow season. Thursday marked the official opening day for Mammoth, and was greeted with every sn...

Snowmass Mammoth Remains: Even LARGER Bones Discovered

The Aspen Times | Madeleine Osberger | Posted 05.25.2011 | Denver

SNOWMASS VILLAGE -- If you were among the hundreds of people who viewed the mammoth bones, teeth and tusks at the Snowmass Village Water and Sanitatio...

Mammoth Calf, Ancient Art Work Displayed At Neanderthal Museum In Germany (PHOTOS)

Posted 05.25.2011 | World

A stunning new German exhibition is shedding new light onto the prehistoric era. Displayed at the Neanderthal Museum in Mettmann, Germany, the exhib...