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What do saber-toothed tigers, woolly mammoths and the dodo all have in common?
They're all extinct, and some theorize humans played a large part in this.
What if we could bring them back? What if we could apologize for our wrongdoings as a species and bring these creatures back? Is it scientifically possible?
Transcript and sources: https://insh.world/science/what-if-extinct-animals-could-be-brought-back-to-life/
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Planet Earth: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=_-HhCwYD7rc&list=PLZdXRHYAVxTJCzxwmCq0NNpYq9N9wyb2l
The Cosmos: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=gfuJyVkMH_g&list=PLZdXRHYAVxTJno6oFF9nLGuwXNGYHmE8U
Your Body: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=QmXR46TrbA8&list=PLZdXRHYAVxTJNsV9FFeNAKl2ySsHj8GZO
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