THE SCENE is a frigid, windswept corner of Siberia, where scientists labor
to free a creature trapped in the ice 20,000 years ago.
Raising the Mammoth is a documentary about locating a huge, prehistoric,
ivory-tusks-poking-out-of-the-permafrost woolly mammoth. Later comes the really hard part of the expedition - lifting the mammoth by helicopter to a place where researchers will spend years studying it.