Future of the Environment

This animal went extinct twice

Scientists took the DNA of a bucardo just before it's death and cloned another that lived for 10 minutes Image: REUTERS/Dani Cardona

John McKenna

Senior Writer, Formative Content


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Celia, the last bucardo, died in 2000.
Sue, the most complete fossil skeleton of a Tyrannosaurus Rex specimen ever found. Image: Wikimedia Commons
A replica of a woolly mammoth on display at the Royal British Columbia Museum. Image: Wikimedia Commons

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