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The CIA wants to bring back the woolly mammoth

The CIA wants to bring back the woolly mammoth

Mammoth bones auctioned in 2017.photo: Rob Stowhard (Getty Images) A CIA-funded venture capital firm is officially betting on the restoration of extinct species such as mammoths and thylacines. public investment portfolio published this month and intercept. Luke McFarlane | First Fan The company is called In-Q-Tel, and its mission (according to its website) is to …

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This ancient reptile was not a lizard.don't call it a lizard

This ancient reptile was not a lizard.don’t call it a lizard

150 million years ago, a prehistoric reptile different from the modern lizard roamed near what is now Wyoming. The discovery of this insect-eating animal, an ancient beak-headed animal, could reveal the persistence of its living relative, the tuatara. Brian Baumgarten | First Fan reptiles are named Poria. It looks like a lizard, but like New …

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Why Do Dogs Get Dementia?Large study finds risk factors similar to humans

Why Do Dogs Get Dementia?Large study finds risk factors similar to humans

photo: Shutterstock (Shutterstock) Dogs seem to have a lot in common with people when it comes to dementia, new research shows.Dogs face increasing dementia risk every year after age 10, study findsLikelihood of him developing dementia Physically active dogs appeared to be lower, while those that were physically active were higher Have a history of …

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