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Dire wolves went extinct 13,000 years ago but thanks to new genetic analysis their true story can now be told - Hot off the press

Guest Author Jan 14, 2021

Kieren Mitchell; Alice Mouton, Université de Liège; Angela Perri, Durham University, and Laurent Frantz, Ludwig Maximilian University of Munich Thanks to the hit television series Game of Thrones, the dire wolf has gained a near-mythical status. But it was a real animal that roamed the Americas for at least 250,000 years, until it became extinct towards the end of the … Read More