Extinction of the Bluebuck Antelope

Humans exterminated the largest mammal the Bluebuck (Hippotragus leucophoeus), a species of southern African antelope. Continue reading

Ian Wilmut

Sir Ian Wilmut, OBE FRS FMedSci FRSE (born 7 July 1944) is an English biologist, embryologist and Chair of the Scottish Centre for Regenerative Medicine at the University of Edinburgh. Continue reading

Scientists Cloned Dolly the Sheep

The first cloned mammal, Dolly the ewe was born on July 1996 at the Roslin Research Institute, in Roslin, Scotland Continue reading

Large mammal discovered since World War II

In June 1993, John Mackinnon a British zoologist and head of the Asian Bureau for Conservation in Hong Kong described Pseudoryx nghetinhenis as bovid a new species cow, based on skulls and hides. Continue reading