START A PETITION27,000,000 members: the world's largest community for good

Science & Tech

6 Extinct Animals That Could Be Brought Back to Life
Science & Tech  (tags: animals, extinction, resurrection, mammoth, Tasmanian tiger, thylacine, passenger pigeon, gastric brooding frog, Carolina parakeet, saber-toothed cat, smilodon )

- 654 days ago -
There are some extinct species -- such as the woolly mammoth, shown above -- that may be brought back to life if scientists can overcome some practical hurdles and thorny ethical questions.
Science & Tech  (tags: DNA, Genetics, genome sequence, Genome research, Tasmanian Tiger )

- 2503 days ago -
Using DNA samples culled from museum specimens, researchers have sequenced DNA from the long-extinct Tasmanian tiger. The results were published online this week by Genome Research.
Extinct Tasmanian Tiger's DNA Revived in Mice
Science & Tech  (tags: Tasmanian tiger, DNA, transgenic mice, extinct, science )

- 2747 days ago -
DNA from an extinct creature has been resurrected in a live animal for the first time. The genetic material, extracted from the extinct Tasmanian tiger, proved functional in mice.

butterfly credits on the news network

  • credits for vetting a newly submitted story
  • credits for vetting any other story
  • credits for leaving a comment
learn more

Popular Tags for: Science & Tech

Most Active Stories Today in Science & Tech tagged with Tasmanian tiger

top story finders in Science & Tech

1. Natasha Salgado 53 popular stories

2. AniMae C. 53 popular stories

3. Laura H. 50 popular stories

4. Julie Irwin 44 popular stories

5. Carole K. 44 popular stories

6. GGmaSheila D. 42 popular stories

7. Candy L. 42 popular stories

8. Darren Woolsey 39 popular stories

9. Candy B. 37 popular stories

10. Dalia H. 35 popular stories

more top news finders »

What makes a top story finder?
A top finder is someone who submits stories that become popular and are promoted to the front page.

wanted: news analysts

Get Active in the Care2 News Network!

Help ferret out the most noteworthy of the Newly Submitted stories and promote them to the Front Page.

care2 news network tools

News Network Bookmarklet

Submit stories from your browser toolbar with the easy to use Add to Care2 News! bookmarklet.

News Network Syndication

Get this page in RSS. Keep up to date with the Care2 News Network in your favorite RSS reader. Yahoo!, Newsgator, Bloglines, and more!
Find out how to subscribe!

care2 newsletter spotlight

Join over 2 Million Care2 Subscribers! Sign up for our FREE Newsletters, Delivered to your Inbox!

New to Care2? Start Here.

site feedback


Problem on this page? Briefly let us know what isn't working for you and we'll try to make it right!