I have always been fascinated with Ancient Near Eastern history, so when I saw this National Geographic article posted by one of my favorite female writers, I had to check it out and thought I would share as well: The Hanging Gardens of … Nineveh?.

It seems like scientist are always digging up mammoths in the frozen tundra, including this intact baby one currently on display in Hong Kong, and this time they’ve found one with actual blood unfrozen inside. Will they be able to clone it?