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Alaska mammoths resisted extinction longer

...Fairbanks. Older dated mammoth fossils are regularly...ideas." The St. Paul mammoths might have continued...restrictive until the mammoths just weren't able...differs significantly from mammoth fossils found throughout...suggesting the St. Paul mammoths began downsizing in...
More fragments of woolly mammoths found in Alaska

...tusk - indicated woolly mammoths roamed the area between...comes from a woolly mammoth tooth fragment found...find an entire, intact mammoth. It's just a matter...indicate Grace's woolly mammoth molar is greater than...conference on woolly mammoths scheduled to be held...
Today in sports history

...Boston's Bobby Doerr provides the big blow, a three-run homer, for the AL's 5-3 win.1971 - Reggie Jackson hits a mammoth home run off the power generator on the right-field roof at Tiger Stadium to highlight a barrage of six homers - three by...
482-pound halibut caught near Glacier Bay

...have been seriously injured by trophy-size halibut.Phillips and two of the other customers used gaff hooks to pull the mammoth halibut over the side of the boat. At first, the fish's gills got stuck on the rail, but they were able to drag the halibut...
On the Trails: Wooly bears and moths

The woolly mammoths are long gone, but woolly bears are still with us. They are common up north and have been seen in Juneau too. They are so interesting...
Guide pleads guilty to stealing mammoth tusk

...client smuggle a 10,000-year-old mammoth fossil out of Alaska.Karen Jettmar but not named, took the mammoth fossil to Pennsylvania, investigators...years.It is illegal to collect or sell mammoth fossils found on federal or state land...
Humans not blamed for demise of mammoth

...demise of the woolly mammoth. Work by a team of...extinct species like mammoths and the Yukon horse...previous efforts to date mammoths relied on about 150...they could also date mammoths by identifying the DNA...the presence of both mammoth and horse DNA. Evidence...
Outside editorial: A mammoth tale

...may one day try to resurrect a woolly mammoth, a long-extinct relative of today's...if scientists can reconstruct a woolly mammoth, what's to say that they can't tinker...discovered, Coyne said. Bring back the woolly mammoth and his friends? Sure. But remember...
Mammoth excavated

...Northern Arizona University mammoth expert Larry Agenbroad, recently...perfectly preserved adult male mammoth from the permafrost. After studying the fossilized remains of mammoths for more than 30 years, Agenbroad...of petting the hair of the mammoth ``fantastic.'' He said...
June First Friday Art Walk

...jewelryArtifacts237 Front St.Reception: 4:30-7 p.m.Jim Hopkins will show his jewelry made from fossil walrus ivory and mammoth material in his newly reopened store, Artifacts. (Chiton, who had the space for the past couple years, has now closed...


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