These Baby Woolly Mammoths Have Scientists Going Gaga

July 11, 2014 1:35 PM

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These Baby Woolly Mammoths Have Scientists Going Gaga

Researchers at the University of Michigan believe that both of the 40,000-year-old babies, nicknamed Lyuba and Khroma, suffocated in mud -- Lyuba after falling through lake ice, Khroma after tumbling into a river. Through a dental analysis on both Ice Age animals, researchers also learned that Lyuba was likely one month old when she died. Khroma was about two months old.

(Story continues below.) A photograph of Lyuba’s external appearance prior to any internal examination.

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