Just another mysterious mass grave of woolly mammoths discovered in Siberia

A new mysterious mass grave of woolly mammoths has been discovered along a Siberian river.

Bones of 11 extinct giants plus one woolly rhinoceros have been discovered… And why did they die here, actually?

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About 550 mammoth bones have been found near the Ob River in western Siberia in a so-called mammoth cemetery.

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According to first dating, bones are between 10,000 and 30,000 years old.

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This site was known to exist, but was found only recently. Bones recovered are from a woolly rhinoceros, three of reindeer, and the rest of mammoths.

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As explained by The Siberian Times: […] At least four other mass graves of woolly mammoths are known in Siberia. They are at Mamontovoye (Volchya Griva, Novosibirsk region), Shestakovo (Kemerovo region), Krasnoyarskaya Kurya (Tomsk region), and Berelekh (Yakutia). […]

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So why do woolly mammoth mass graves exist?

Were mammoths gathering at calcium-rich sites to battle a mineral deficiency? Or were they trapped by ancient hunters?

Here a video about the world’s first collective graveyard of a herd of mammoths found some 100 kilometers east of the capital Belgrade:

The mystery remains… And another woolly mammoth was discovered in Michigan.

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