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32,000-Year-Old Plant Brought Back to Life--Oldest Yet


Science & Tech  (tags: 32, 000-Year-Old, Plant Brought, Back to Lif, Oldest Yet )

Agnes
- 880 days ago - news.nationalgeographic.com
The oldest plant ever to be regenerated has been grown from 32,000-year-old seeds--beating the previous recordholder by some 30,000 years. (Related: "'Methuselah' Tree Grew From 2,000-Year-Old Seed.")



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Rose NoFWDSPLZ (274)
Thursday February 23, 2012, 1:09 am
Amazing Ty agnes
 

patricia lasek (317)
Thursday February 23, 2012, 7:00 am
These grow in my yard.
 

Lisa S. (0)
Thursday February 23, 2012, 8:11 am
this is incredible!
 

Ingrid A. (530)
Thursday February 23, 2012, 8:31 am
Awesome. Its noted. Thanks Agnes.
 

Amanda Goodwin (27)
Thursday February 23, 2012, 9:30 am
amazing!
 

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Bianca D. (85)
Thursday February 23, 2012, 10:23 am
It´s amazing that a plant´s seeds can stay viable for that long!
Thanks Agnes!

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Sarah G. (111)
Thursday February 23, 2012, 10:36 am
Fascinating, thanks for posting
 

Jerry B. (120)
Thursday February 23, 2012, 10:59 am
Noted wow that is unbelievable great article ..thanks Agnes!
 

Catherine Turley (198)
Thursday February 23, 2012, 12:26 pm
read it this morning on mnn. remarkable.
 

Eddie O. (95)
Thursday February 23, 2012, 2:26 pm
This is truly amazing as life is obviously eternal, just going through the four stages of birth, aging, sickness, and death. If the conditions are right, life will appear.
 

Rebecca Y. (26)
Thursday February 23, 2012, 2:37 pm
Now, that's some gardener!!!!!
 

cindy Nelson (8)
Thursday February 23, 2012, 3:26 pm
amazing
 

Holly Lawrence (473)
Thursday February 23, 2012, 4:27 pm
How incredible..what a wonderful thing! I am in awe! Thanks much!
 

John S. (297)
Thursday February 23, 2012, 4:47 pm
Astonishing, and quite pretty.
 

Kay M. (354)
Thursday February 23, 2012, 5:50 pm
wow
 

Jennifer C. (172)
Thursday February 23, 2012, 7:00 pm
Thanks for sharing.
 

Terri Hughes (412)
Thursday February 23, 2012, 9:08 pm
WOW...amazing after all these years!!!!!!!!!!!!
 

Rhian Parker (0)
Friday February 24, 2012, 9:22 am
Brilliant,power of Nature :)
 

. (0)
Friday February 24, 2012, 10:35 am
very beautiful.......
 

Robert O. (12)
Friday February 24, 2012, 1:38 pm
Thanks Agnes.
 

William K. (328)
Friday February 24, 2012, 11:51 pm
Thanks for the article.
 

Carol H. (229)
Monday February 27, 2012, 5:15 am
noted, thanks Agnes
 

jayasri amma (10)
Sunday March 18, 2012, 5:11 pm
amazing
 

jayasri amma (10)
Sunday March 18, 2012, 5:12 pm
amazing
 

jayasri amma (10)
Sunday March 18, 2012, 5:12 pm
amazing
 

jayasri amma (10)
Sunday March 18, 2012, 5:12 pm
amazing
 

jayasri amma (10)
Sunday March 18, 2012, 5:12 pm
amazing
 

jayasri amma (10)
Sunday March 18, 2012, 5:12 pm
amazing
 

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Sunday March 18, 2012, 5:13 pm
amazing
 

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Sunday March 18, 2012, 5:13 pm
amazing
 

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Sunday March 18, 2012, 5:14 pm
amazing
 

jayasri amma (10)
Sunday March 18, 2012, 5:14 pm
amazing
 
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