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Extinct Cave Lion in Perfect Condition Raises Hopes for Cloning.
Ancient Origens Magazine ^ | 11/11/2017 | Siberian Reporter

Posted on 11/16/2017 10:22:05 AM PST by wildbill

A prehistoric lion cub has been found in permafrost on the bank of Tirekhtykh River of the Abyisky district of Yakutia by local resident Boris Berezhnov. The young beast's head was resting on a paw in frozen ground for up to 50,000 years, as shown in these amazing first pictures.

The preservation is so good that it raises hopes of cloning the species back to life, he said.

The discovery is seen as better preserved than two tiny cave lion cubs found in the same Siberian region in 2015.

(Excerpt) Read more at ancient-origins.net ...


TOPICS: Miscellaneous; News/Current Events
KEYWORDS: cavelion; cloning; cryptobiology; extinct; ggg; godsgravesglyphs; helixmakemineadouble
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Great. They are already in the process of cloning Mastodons they found frozen in the tundra. Now they will have a cloned predator to eat them.

What could possibly go wrong?

1 posted on 11/16/2017 10:22:06 AM PST by wildbill
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2 posted on 11/16/2017 10:23:33 AM PST by Puppage (You may disagree with what I have to say, but I shall defend to your death my right to say it.)
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3 posted on 11/16/2017 10:24:50 AM PST by DannyTN
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Not for long, Bones.


4 posted on 11/16/2017 10:25:15 AM PST by Puppage (You may disagree with what I have to say, but I shall defend to your death my right to say it.)
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and if they are successful....


5 posted on 11/16/2017 10:26:21 AM PST by DannyTN
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To: Puppage

A CaveMan’s Fluffy ?


6 posted on 11/16/2017 10:28:05 AM PST by butlerweave
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To: wildbill

Why clone an animal that was dumb enough to Darwin Award Winner itself??


7 posted on 11/16/2017 10:28:45 AM PST by aMorePerfectUnion
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To: wildbill

“Life finds a way.”


8 posted on 11/16/2017 10:29:00 AM PST by dfwgator
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I’m not sure I would call a dead lion “in perfect condition”. It’s Dead!


9 posted on 11/16/2017 10:30:15 AM PST by captain_dave
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“Spared no expense”


10 posted on 11/16/2017 10:32:45 AM PST by RckyRaCoCo (FUMSM)
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Kitties are cute. Then they grow up to eat your head off.


11 posted on 11/16/2017 10:32:54 AM PST by bgill (CDC site, "We don't know how people are infected with Ebola.")
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12 posted on 11/16/2017 10:34:08 AM PST by ClearCase_guy (Benedict McCain is the worst traitor ever to wear the uniform of the US military.)
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13 posted on 11/16/2017 10:38:29 AM PST by Rio (Proud resident of the State of Jefferson)
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To: Fred Nerks

Cloning prehistoric Lion Ping!


14 posted on 11/16/2017 10:39:41 AM PST by Candor7 (Obama FAscism) http://www.americanthinker.com/articles/2009/05/barack_obama_the_quintessentia_1.html)
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It's perfectly and sincerely dead..................

15 posted on 11/16/2017 10:41:15 AM PST by Red Badger (Road Rage lasts 5 minutes. Road Rash lasts 5 months!.....................)
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The cave lion is a subspecies of lion that went extinct around 12,400 years ago. It was one of the largest subspecies of a lion to have ever lived. Scientists believes it was as much as ten percent larger than modern lions. It's often depicted in cave paintings as having some kind of collar fluff and possibly stripes.

Cave Lion Basics

--Scientific Name: Panthera leo spelaea
--Habitat: Woodlands and mountains of Eurasia
-- Historical Period: Late Pleistocene-Modern (500,000-2,000 years ago)
--Size and Weight: Up to 7-8 feet long and 700-800 pounds
--Diet: Meat
--Distinguishing Characteristics: Large size; powerful limbs; possibly manes and stripes


16 posted on 11/16/2017 10:41:51 AM PST by Alas Babylon! (Keep fighting the Left and their Fake News!)
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I don’t see ‘cave MAN’ on that list of ‘Prey’..................


17 posted on 11/16/2017 10:42:16 AM PST by Red Badger (Road Rage lasts 5 minutes. Road Rash lasts 5 months!.....................)
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Hey. By that definition I’m better than “perfect.”


18 posted on 11/16/2017 10:43:06 AM PST by BenLurkin (The above is not a statement of fact. It is either satire or opinion. Or both.)
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PinGGG!........................


19 posted on 11/16/2017 10:43:20 AM PST by Red Badger (Road Rage lasts 5 minutes. Road Rash lasts 5 months!.....................)
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Hey! If they clone the Megalodon shark it would be called a CLONE SHARK!
20 posted on 11/16/2017 10:45:02 AM PST by Beowulf9
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