40,000-year-old severed wolf’s head discovered in Siberia
YAKUTIA, Siberia -- A 40,000-year-old wolf's severed head, preserved by permafrost and complete with teeth and fur, has been discovered in eastern Siberia. Locals looking for mammoth ivory found the remains on the banks of the Tirekhtyakh River in Yakutia before bringing it to the mammoth studies department at the Academy of Sciences of the Republic of Sakha.