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
U.S. plans to drop gray wolves from endangered list The planned ruling would eliminate protection for the top predators, but scientists and conservationists say the proposal is flawed. Federal authorities intend to remove endangered species protections for all gray wolves in the Lower 48 states, carving out an a exception for a small pocket of about 75 Mexican wolves in the wild in Arizona and New Mexico, according to a draft document obtained by The Times. More
New calls to rename Higgs boson One of the scientists who developed the theory of the Higgs boson says the particle should be renamed to acknowledge the contributions of others involved in the work. More
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 - 6:20 am | View Link
39,000 Year Old Baby Mammoth Goes on Display in Moscow The three meter-long, 39,000-year-old female mammoth named Yuka.(Photo : Reuters ... and scientists face a bigger challenge trying to decode DNA data from frozen remains to make wooly mammoths live again. Yuka is one of the best preserved specimens ... 10/29/2014 - 3:00 am | View Link
Last Terrifying Moments of Baby Mammoths: Page 2 Jul 15, 2014 03:40 PM ET // by Tia Ghose, LiveScience Related Links Humans Acquitted of Mammoth Murder Woolly Mammoth Blood Found in Preserved Carcass Russian Boy Finds Wooly Mammoth The ... mammoth was likely crossing a frozen lake with her mother when ... 07/14/2014 - 4:40 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
Frozen Baby Woolly Mammoth Discovered in Siberia Marco Werman: Let's shift now from a creature of today's ocean to a creature of the past. Scientists recently discovered a baby wooly mammoth preserved in the frozen tundra of northern Siberia. Nicknamed Yuka, the mammoth lived around 10,000 years ago. 04/3/2012 - 6:00 pm | View Link
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. 11/27/2015 - 4:42 am | View Website
10 Facts About the Woolly Mammoth No recreation of the Ice Age would be complete without a large, shaggy Woolly Mammoth or two stomping across the frozen tundra. But how much do you really know about ... 11/26/2015 - 7:31 pm | View Website
Ice Baby — Photo Gallery — National Geographic Magazine A near-perfect frozen mammoth resurfaces after 40,000 years, bearing clues to a great vanished species. 11/26/2015 - 7:10 pm | 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
Woolly mammoth found frozen in Siberia after 39,000 YEARS ... A 39,000-year-old female woolly mammoth, which was found frozen in Siberia in May, is seen here upon its arrival at an exhibition hall in Yokohama, south of Tokyo. 07/30/2013 - 5:20 am | View Website
Chris Davenport scored 20 points with seven assists and North Florida topped St. Francis Brooklyn 78-65 in the Brooklyn Hoops Holiday Invitational tournament.
After Beach and Moore both hit 3s in the last minute of the first half, North Florida took a 49-30 lead to the lockers.
Georges Niang scored 23 points and helped lead a decisive run during the second half of fourth-ranked Iowa State's 84-73 victory over Illinois on Saturday in the championship game of the Emerald Coast Classic.
Jaylon Tate's layup gave the Illini a 58-57 lead before Iowa State (5-0) went on an 18-4 run to take control.
McCall's 3-pointer with 5:36 left in the first half put the Tigers up by seven, and then Tennessee State (4-2) closed the half with a 10-0 run to make it 32-17 at intermission.
Kennesaw State chipped away and got within five with 2:37 left after a 3-pointer by Yonel Brown, but Wayne Martin and Christian Griggs-Williams both made layups to keep the Owls down.
A custodian returned from lunch Monday to find the 5-pound infant in the church's nativity scene.
District Attorney Richard Brown said she followed the spirit of a law that says a newborn can be dropped off anonymously at a church without fear of prosecution, though it requires the child be left with someone or authorities be called immediately.
Maryland (6-0) beat Cleveland State 80-63.
Michigan State (6-0) did not play.
Iowa State (5-0) beat Illinois 84-73.
North Dakota State, Tuesday.
Utah State, Sunday.
Villanova (6-0) did not play.
Next: at Washington State, Wednesday.
Purdue (6-0) beat Lehigh 77-55.
Notre Dame (4-1) did not play.
Sacred Heart, Wednesday.
Vanderbilt (5-1) did not play.
Wichita State (2-3) did not play.
Fresno State, Monday.
LSU (3-2) did not play.
Florida Gulf Coast, Wednesday.