Half-A-Million-Year-Old Tusk From Extinct Giant Elephant Unearthed

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Photo shows a half-a-million-year-old elephant tusk, undated photo. It was unearthed in the southern coastal plain of Israel. (Yoli Schwartz, Israel Antiquities Authority/Newsflash)

This footage shows a tusk from an extinct, half-a-million-year-old giant elephant at an archaeological dig site in southern Israel after a visitor stumbled across it by accident. Experts have said…

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Gravediggers Discover Body Of Mammoth While Extending Cemetery

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The mammoth skull excavation in the new municipal pantheon of Los Reyes de Juarez. (INAH/Newsflash)

Gravediggers preparing the ground for a new cemetery in Mexico were shocked to discover the plots were already in use as they contained the 10,000-year-old remains of a mammoth. The…

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