Mammoth tusk recovered from an unlikely place: the bottom of the ocean

Mammoth tusk recovered from an unlikely place: the bottom of the ocean

Pilot Randy Prickett and scientist Steven Haddock, researchers with Monterey Bay Aquarium Research Institute (MBARI), discovered a Columbian mammoth tusk 185 miles offshore and 10,000 feet deep in the ocean in 2019, the institution said in a news release.At the time they were only able to collect a small piece of the tusk, so they … Read more