One flight closer to space tourism Virgin Galactic is one flight closer to becoming a commercial "spaceline." The company's passenger spacecraft, SpaceShipTwo, completed its first rocket-powered flight Monday morning above the Mojave Desert in California. More
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This Is The First Baby Wooly Rhinoceros Ever Discovered Siberian hunters have stumbled upon the remains of a 10,000-year-old baby wooly rhino ... contacted paleontologists at the Mammoth Fauna Department of the Yakutian Academy of Sciences. The wooly rhino just moments after it was discovered. 02/26/2015 - 3:21 am | View Link
FROZEN WOOLLY MAMMOTH a Wooly Mammoth, who was found by a Siberian tusk hunter. The juvenile mammoth was found entombed in Siberian ice near the shores of the Arctic Ocean and shows signs of being cut open by ancient people. The remarkably well preserved frozen carcass was ... 01/26/2015 - 7:00 pm | View Link
How did these wooly mammoth babies die? Lyuba and Khroma, who died at ages 1 and 2 months, respectively, are the most complete and best-preserved baby mammoth specimens ever found ... Lyuba was found in northwest Siberia. Frozen and partially dehydrated, she was intact, except for the loss ... 07/15/2014 - 3:49 pm | View Link
Wooly Mammoth Clones a Possibility The same scientists that cloned Dolly are contemplating cloning a wooly mammoth. When scientists discovered preserved blood and muscle tissue from a frozen baby wooly mammoth ... it could be used to fertilize a mammoth embryo, or, injected into an elephant ... 07/31/2013 - 6:30 pm | View Link
Frozen Baby Mammoth Goes On Display In Hong Kong (PHOTOS) Meet Lyuba, the world's best-preserved baby mammoth. Discovered in 2007 by a reindeer herder ... Recently, two scientists from South Korea and Russia vowed to clone a wooly mammoth. MSNBC reported that another young mammoth, nicknamed "Yuka," was found ... 04/10/2012 - 7:17 am | View Link
Ice Baby — Photo Gallery — National Geographic Magazine A near-perfect frozen mammoth resurfaces after 40,000 years, bearing clues to a great vanished species. 07/2/2015 - 4:45 pm | View Website
Woolly Mammoths, Mastodons Woolly Mammoths - Mammuthus Primigenius . The woolly mammoth (Mammuthus primigenius) was a species of mammoth, the common name for the extinct elephant genus Mammuthus. 07/1/2015 - 1:04 pm | View Website
Feature Articles: Baby Mammoth: Frozen In Time Scientific name: Mammuthus primigenius Height: Up to approximately 3.5 metres at the shoulder Weight: Up to six to eight tons Other names: Tundra mammoth, earth ... 06/29/2015 - 3:05 am | View Website
FROZEN WOOLLY MAMMOTH | Weekly World News The carcass of Yuka, a Wooly Mammoth, who was found by a Siberian tusk hunter. The juvenile mammoth was found entombed in Siberian ice near the shores of the Arctic ... 01/26/2015 - 6:58 pm | View Website
In Photos: Mummified Woolly Mammoth Discovered About four years ago, the mummified carcass of a 39,000-year-old woolly mammoth was discovered in permafrost on the Laptev Sea coast near Yukagir, Russia. 11/7/2014 - 2:32 am | View Website
Taiwan marched out thousands of troops and displayed its most modern military hardware Saturday to spotlight an old but often forgotten claim that its forces, not the Chinese Communists, led the campaign that routed imperial Japan from China 70 years ago.
The military staged an unusually large two-hour parade of homegrown missiles, Apache attack helicopters and a mountain bike team designed for stealth missions, followed by awards for aged World War II veterans in their attire from the 1940s.
China will offer a three-day public holiday in September to mark the war anniversary, and the official Xinhua news agency says the government will hold its first World War II memorial parade that month.
Whether Greeks decide in Sunday's referendum to accept their lenders' bailout deal or reject it, the government's hold on power may be shakier than its brash prime minister has calculated, analysts say.
Fox NewsTaiwan stands up to China with military parade to underline its role against Fox NewsTaiwan's military starts its massive parade marking the 70th anniversary of the end of WWII, with cannon salutes at the military base in Hsinchu, northern Taiwan, Saturday, July 4, 2015. Taiwan marched out thousands of troops and displayed its most