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Mammoths and other extinct Ice Age giants clung on longer than previously thought, DNA analysis suggests

Mammoths and other giant creatures of the Ice Age such as woolly rhinos survived longer than scientists thought, coexisting with humans for tens of thousands years before they vanished for good. That's according to the results of an ambitious 10-year research project that analyzed DNA from hundreds of soil samples across the Arctic. [Source]

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