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Real or Fake? ‘Woolly Mammoth’ Spotted Crossing Siberian River





It was a YouTube video destined to go viral from the get go. Show footage of what looks like an alien or Yeti and you’ll get thousands of hits within days — even hours. The latest viral footage is of a prehistoric woolly mammoth, thought to have been extinct, crossing a river in Siberia.



Watch the clip that already has more than half a million hits on YouTube and has spurred many into discussion if it’s real or hoax:







Before we get into the discussion the extreme likelihood that this clip was doctored in some way, let’s get some of the facts out there. According to The Sun, the beast was 1) thought to have gone extinct 4,000 years ago; 2) the river where footage was taken is located in the Chukotka Autonomous Okrug region of Siberia; 3) it wa

 
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Added: Feb-10-2012 Occurred On: Feb-10-2012
By: aranger45
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Tags: Woolly Mammoth, Spotted, Crossing, Siberian, River
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