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The Secret to Eternal Life: Earth's Longest Living Things


Offbeat  (tags: animals, environment, protection, wildlife )

Cher
- 986 days ago - greenerideal.com
Do you ever find yourself wondering, "What is the oldest living thing?" Is it an animal or plant; creature of the land or beast of the sea?



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Carol H. (229)
Monday July 16, 2012, 11:38 am
noted, ty
 

m M. (470)
Monday July 16, 2012, 5:52 pm
OMGoodness Cher I loved this article at site...

Thank you so much! Totally interesting and special! WOW
 

Wai Ling Liu (10)
Monday July 16, 2012, 6:23 pm
Noted thanks.
 

Bob P. (410)
Monday July 16, 2012, 6:23 pm
thanks Cher
 

Tal H. (7)
Monday July 16, 2012, 9:18 pm
Thanks for the article!
 

Marie W. (67)
Monday July 16, 2012, 10:13 pm
interesting.
 

Past Member (0)
Tuesday July 17, 2012, 11:07 am
Thanks for this;it was really interesting.
 

Christeen Anderson (609)
Tuesday July 17, 2012, 1:17 pm
I enjoyed reading this. It was quite interesting. Thank you.
 

Jeremy S. (3)
Tuesday July 17, 2012, 1:24 pm
This is fascinating! Not surprising humans haven't made the list, though., the way we destroy ourselves, and the way we seem determined to bring down the rest of the planet with us...
 

Gloria H. (88)
Tuesday July 17, 2012, 2:45 pm
If viruses are found on astroid samples, wouldn't they be the oldest living light year creature? I guess it is how you define life. Every atom of air we breathe has been breathed by some one/ some creature/planet since who knows.
all the more to respect the air we breathe. Keep it clean.
 

Parvez Zuberi (7)
Wednesday July 18, 2012, 12:11 am
Noted thanks
 

Shan D. (49)
Wednesday July 18, 2012, 12:24 am
I knew bristlecone pine trees were ancient, but hadn't realized they were *that* old. I hope they're in a safe, protected place.
 

Ruth S. (300)
Wednesday July 18, 2012, 6:13 am
God's blessing that's what it is!
 

Sandi C. (223)
Wednesday July 18, 2012, 10:14 am
Thanks Cher!
 
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