Dire wolves went extinct 13,000 years ago but thanks to new genetic analysis their true story can now be told
Our research shows dire wolves lived in the tropics not the Arctic, and were not especially close relatives of the grey wolf.
Jan. 13, 2021 • ~6 min
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For the first time in the US, a ballot measure will ask voters whether to restore wolves to a place where they've been eradicated. Coloradans have strong views on both sides.
Oct. 16, 2020 • ~11 min
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Your faithful friend's view of the world is different than yours, but maybe not in the way you imagine.
July 2, 2020 • ~6 min
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