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Dom Post: Kiwi helps to resurrect woolly mammoth blood

Peter Griffin posted in on May 5th, 2010.

Kiran Chug writes in the Dominion Post about Wellingtonian Alan Cooper and his involvement in scientists’ recently announced ability to reconstruct the blood of woolly mammoths. The technique could potentially be used to recreate the blood cells of other extinct animals. An excerpt: (read in full here) “Woolly mammoths are believed to have died out […]

Dom Post: Intriguing new branches broaden the human family tree

Peter Griffin posted in on April 12th, 2010.

Bob Brockie writes in the Dominion Post about the recent fossil discoveries which suggest that modern humanity lived with several other forms of humanity for a number of years in our early history. Recently,  the announcement was made that a fossil in Siberia could be from a previously unknown hominid who might have been co-existing […]

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