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Mammoth skeletons and 15,000-year-old human-built traps found in Mexico

November 8, 2019 - General

Archaeologists said Wednesday they have made the largest-ever discovery of mammoth remains: a trove of 800 bones from at least 14 of the extinct giants found in central Mexico.

Mammoth skull and tusks in 15,000-year-old trap 
[Credit: INAH]Moreover, they believe they have made the first-ever find of a mammoth trap set by humans, who would have used it to capture the huge herbivores more than 14,000 years ago, said Mexico’s…

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