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Woolly mammoths originated in Africa millions of years ago, and as the ice age set in, they migrated north, developing furry coats, smaller ears and smaller tails to conserve heat. iStockphoto.com hide caption

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Researchers Resurrect Blood Of Woolly Mammoth

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Harriet Tubman's signed hymnal. Courtesy of the National Museum of African American History and Culture hide caption

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The Treasure Of Harriet Tubman's Hymnal

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Richard Williams contends that Miles Davis' Kind of Blue defined a new template for jazz -- and all music to come. Hulton Archive/Getty Images hide caption

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The Enduring Legacy Of 'Kind Of Blue'

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