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Woolly Mammoth Resurrection Project: Paypal Founder Peter Thiel Funds Effort To Bring Back Extinct Ice Age Animal - Tech Times

Paypal founder Peter Thiel is participating in an effort that could get the now extinct woolly mammoth to walk back on Earth by 2027, according to a new book titled "Woolly: The True Story of the Quest to Revive one of History's Most Iconic Extinct ...and more »

Peter Thiel gave $100000 to the scientists trying to resurrect the woolly mammoth - Business Insider

Woolly mammoths could be coming to a park near you sometime before 2027, thanks to funding from PayPal founder and tech luminary Peter Thiel. That's according to a new book by Ben Mezrich called "Woolly: The True Story of the Quest to Revive one of ...and more »

Peter Thiel Is Funding the Effort to Bring Woolly Mammoths Back to Life - MIT Technology Review

Somewhere between financing Hulk Hogan's lawsuit against Gawker and backing Donald Trump's campaign for president, iconoclast investor Peter Thiel found time to invest $100,000 in an effort to resurrect the woolly mammoth. Recommended for You. Amazon's ...and more »

Mammoth task: billionaire Peter Thiel funded effort to resurrect woolly beast - The Guardian

PayPal billionaire and Gawker war-wager Peter Thiel has invested $100,000 in a research effort to resurrect the woolly mammoth. Thiel, who believes that viewing death as inevitable is a sign of “complacency of the western world”, gave the money to ...and more »

PayPal Founder Invests $100000 To Bring Back The Woolly Mammoth - Newsy

The woolly mammoth has been extinct for over 4,000 years — but some scientists think they can bring it back. ShareTweetEmail · SMS. Flash plugin failed to load. Share Video. ...and more »

Resurrecting the woolly mammoth - The Boston Globe

“I was obsessed with 'Jurassic Park' growing up,” said Ben Mezrich. “Ever since I was young, my goal in life was to be Michael Crichton.” So when Mezrich first heard about an international effort to bring back the woolly mammoth, a long-extinct ...and more »

New book: Will the woolly mammoth roam the Earth again? - USA TODAY

Just as the gap between reality and satire has narrowed recently, scientists are hard at work trying to eclipse science fiction. Step aside Jurassic Park, make way for the new and improved woolly mammoth, vast herds of which will roam the Arctic tundra ...and more »

The race to revive woolly mammoths using ancient DNA - CBS News

Like "Jurassic Park," what if you could use the science of DNA to resurrect long-extinct creatures that once roamed the earth? Efforts to do that are actually underway. Led by Dr. George Church – "the Einstein of our times," according to author Ben ...and more »

Peter Thiel invests in research effort to resurrect the woolly mammoth -

Like the woolly mammoth that went extinct 10,000 years ago, tech gazillionaires now bestride the Earth, with their investments reverberating as the mammoths' footfalls once did. The mammoth of Kiwi tech bosses is freshly-minted New Zealand citizen ...and more »

Billionaire Paypal founder Peter Thiel 'funds scheme to resurrect the woolly mammoth' - The Sun

THE BILLIONAIRE founder of Paypal has reportedly funded a hugely ambitious bid to resurrect the woolly mammoth. Peter Thiel, who also stumped up cash to help Hulk Hogan sue Gawker, has allegedly donated $100,000 (£77,000) to a scheme which will modify ...and more »