Extinct species may get a second chance

‘How to Clone a Mammoth’ explains how scientists might one day revive long-gone animals

Mammoth calf mummy

LIFE FROM DEATH  Even well-preserved mammoth remains, such as this calf mummy found in 2007, won’t yield enough DNA to make a clone. But there are other ways to bring mammoths back, according to evolutionary biologist Beth Shapiro.

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