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Tango01 Supporting Member of TMP14 Sep 2020 9:21 p.m. PST

"Reindeer herders in a Russian Arctic archipelago have found an immaculately preserved carcass of an Ice Age cave bear, researchers have revealed.

The find, revealed by the melting permafrost, was discovered on the Lyakhovsky Islands with its teeth and even its nose intact. Previously scientists only had been able to discover the bones of cave bears that became extinct 15,000 years ago…"


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Twilight Samurai Supporting Member of TMP14 Sep 2020 9:53 p.m. PST

These days I would've wacked some gloves on first.

Extrabio194715 Sep 2020 6:32 a.m. PST

You just have to wonder if the global thawing is going to release any nasty viruses, bacteria and the like that will baffle our immune systems. I know there have already been instances of this happening, but thankfully nothing serious yet.

Sgt Slag15 Sep 2020 8:06 a.m. PST

You act as though there were a pandemic going on, or something… [Ducks, runs for cover.] LOL! Cheers!

14Bore15 Sep 2020 11:30 a.m. PST

Well let's hope some scientists can do something and get us some new Cave Bears

Tango01 Supporting Member of TMP15 Sep 2020 12:57 p.m. PST



JMcCarroll15 Sep 2020 4:16 p.m. PST

Bet the keys were under the big stone!

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