By : Luna Gandara
Mammoths in Waco, Texas
Between 1978 and 1990, there were 16 fossil remains of Columbian mammoths that were discovered. By 1990 and 1997 they discovered remains of camels. In total there are 24 mammoths discovered. These animals were found to be in a a circle and their young in the middle. It must of been that they were attacked or felt attacked, but it is still not known how they died. How did the extinction of the mammoths effect the ecosystem?
But there were also positive consequences after these animals went extinct. For example, without the mammoths around there was a bigger chance to let the smaller trees grow. Because the huge mammoths would crush the trees that were still growing there were not a lot of trees around. Birds would be able to reproduce and have a home in the trees without having their eggs broken or their homes destroyed. These animals changed our ecosystem with or without being around.
controversy to religion
There are many different types of beliefs all around the world. Each has a different story of its own. All religions have a creation story, the way everything started in their own way. For example, in the Bible it never talks about dinosaurs or mammoths.
There are theories that mammoths and dinosaurs were created by God, possibly even taken into the ark, but later died. That may be it, but we are the ones making it up-not God or other religious people. Some people think that (with the discovery of the mammoths) their religion or stories are not telling the truth or saying everything hat happen.