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'De-extinction company' looking to resurrect and rewild the dodo!

Gulf Daily News 05 Feb 2023
... is already working on efforts to de-extinct the wooly mammoth and thylacine (aka the Tasmanian tiger), and reintroduce them to wild habitats, according to .

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CNN 04 Feb 2023
A version of this story appeared in CNN’s Wonder Theory science newsletter. To get it in your inbox, sign up for free here ... This week, astronomers discovered a rarity ... Members of the research team, some of whom also want to resurrect the woolly mammoth and Tasmanian tiger, believe their techniques could provide new avenues for bird conservation ... .

The real-life Jurassic Park: Inside the ambitious plans to bring back dodos, Tasmanian tigers and ...

The Daily Mail 03 Feb 2023
But although it's impossible to have Tyrannosaurus Rex walk the Earth again (more on why later), experts say there's a real possibility that the Tasmanian tiger, woolly mammoth and even the dodo could rise from the dead ... Tasmanian tiger ... To bring back the Tasmanian tiger, once ...

An exciting development... or a bird-brained idea? Scientists will one day bring dodos, great auks ...

The Daily Mail 03 Feb 2023
Dead as a dodo? Think again, because a U.S ... Or so he claims ... But the plan raises plenty of questions ... Until recently, extinction of a species looked irreversible ... The passenger pigeon, the thylacine (Tasmanian tiger) and the great auk, which have all been gone for a century or so, have been sequenced in this way ... Tasmanian tigers can prey on wallabies ... .

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WhoWhatWhy 02 Feb 2023
PICKS are stories from many sources, selected by our editors or recommended by our readers because they are important, surprising, troubling, enlightening, inspiring, or amusing. They appear on our site and in our daily newsletter ... to [email protected] ... And a year later it announced such an effort for the thylacine, aka the Tasmanian tiger.

A 'de-extinction' company wants to bring back the dodoOne of the biggest challenges in the ...

Deccan Herald 02 Feb 2023
Colossal Biosciences, the headline-grabbing, venture-capital-funded juggernaut of de-extinction science, announced plans on January 31 to bring back the dodo. Whether “bringing back” a semblance of the extinct flightless bird is feasible is a matter of debate ... And a year later it announced such an effort for the thylacine, aka the Tasmanian tiger.

Scientists plot the resurrection of a bird that's been extinct since the 17th century

ABC7 02 Feb 2023
Shapiro is the lead paleogeneticist at Colossal Biosciences, a biotechnology and genetic engineering start-up founded by tech entrepreneur Ben Lamm and Harvard Medical School geneticist George Church, which is working on equally ambitious projects to bring back the woolly mammoth and the thylacine, or Tasmanian tiger ... And money.

'De-Extinction' Company Will Try To Bring Back the Dodo

Slashdot 01 Feb 2023
An anonymous reader quotes a report from Gizmodo ... Adding the dodo to its official docket brings Colossal's total de-extinction targets to three ... the Tasmanian tiger, the largest carnivorous marsupial. Adding the dodo to its official docket brings Colossal's total de-extinction targets to three ... the Tasmanian tiger, the largest carnivorous marsupial ... .

Genetic engineering company touts plan to 'de-extinct' dodo bird

Sott 01 Feb 2023
... Park"-like goal to bring back the dodo, adding to previous pledges to resurrect two other long-extinct species — the woolly mammoth and the Tasmanian tiger.

Startup Backed By "Jurassic World" Producer Says It Will Revive Extinct Dodo Using Complete Genome

Futurism 01 Feb 2023
Birdback ... A self-branded "de-extinction" company, Colossal has already made headlines in the past, vaunting its ambitious plans of reviving other animals including the wooly mammoth and the tasmanian tiger ... "We're clearly in the middle of an extinction crisis," Shapiro said, as quoted by CNN ... Torment Nexus ... More on combating extinction ... ....

Bringing back the Dodo: Scientists work towards resurrecting extinct bird

Indian Express 01 Feb 2023
If extinction ever had a poster child, it would be the Dodo ... Apart from the Dodo, the company is also working on using genome engineering to morph modern elephants back into wooly mammoths and to resurrect the Tasmanian tiger. \u201cWe\u2019re clearly in the middle of an extinction crisis ... That said, Colossal has not yet created any actual animal ... .

Return of the Dodo? Scientists launch project to bring back the extinct species using stem ...

The Daily Mail 31 Jan 2023
The company will inject $150 million (£121 million) into the new project, which will work in tandem alongside similar ventures to bring back the extinct woolly mammoth and Tasmanian tiger ... RELATED ARTICLES ... Return of the Tasmanian Tiger? Scientists begin project to... Share this article. .

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