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Woolly mammoth skeleton unearthed by Michigan farmers

Two farmers in Michigan made an astonishing discovery when they unearthed the remains of a woolly mammoth while digging in a soybean field.

Experts say it is one of the most complete sets ever found in the state.

University of Michigan researchers say there is evidence the mammoth lived 11,700-15,000 years ago.

Video courtesy of Reuters.

  • 03 Oct 2015
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