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Delisting Wolves

Sitting in the general store in Elk City, Carmen Williams considers the feds’ insistence on bringing back the wolves and sees a deeper motivation. “Gun control in disguise,” he says. “If we don’t have any game left to shoot, what’s the sense to carrying a rifle?” These aren’t majority opinions in Idaho, but they represent…

Was there ever any doubt?

Everyone loves the idea that the dinosaurs are still with us. Here’s even more proof of it: Ancient collagen—the main protein component of bone—has been extracted from the remains of a 68-million-year-old Tyrannosaurus rex, according to two new reports. The new studies provide strong support for the hotly debated claims that organic material previously extracted…