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According to Discovery, there are many theories as to why the woolly mammoth became extinct, from disease and hunting to some sort of natural catastrophe. However, evidence has come to light that climate change may have ...

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DNA analysis of fossilized woolly mammoth stomach contents shows that they mainly subsisted on small, nutritious flowering plants called forbs. Modern-day examples of forbs include clover, sunflowers and dandelions.

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The last of the mammoths survived in Alaska about 10,000 years ago. No definite reason has been attributed to the demise of the mammoths, though several factors, such as climate change, the arrival of humans and even met...

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DNA analysis of fossilized woolly mammoth stomach contents shows that they mainly subsisted on small, nutritious flowering plants called forbs. Modern-day examples of forbs include clover, sunflowers and dandelions.

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There are numerous theories regarding the extinction of the dinosaurs, including the triceratops, at the end of the Cretaceous period. The most prevalent theory describes the sudden destruction of the dinosaurs, and 50 t...

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The Jarkov mammoth, frozen solid in Siberian permafrost, was found in 1997 and removed to an ice cave for thawing and study. Scientists hoped the specimen would yield living cells for cloning experiments. As of Aug. 2014...

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Plants and animals that became extinct during the Precambrian Era include acritarchs and Ediacara biota. These were soft-bodied organisms. Animals such as Namacalathus and Cloudina also became extinct in the Precambrian ...

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