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Scientists Found a Tree in North Carolina That's a Jaw-Dropping 2,624 Years Old


Science & Tech  (tags: biology, trees, plants, ancient )

Freya
- 4 days ago - msn.com
Researchers, taking tiny core samples that don't risk the trees, knew many specimens in the area were over 1,000 years old based on previous research. Nevertheless, the scientists were surprised to find multiple trees that passed the 2000 year mark.



   

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Animae C (508)
Thursday May 16, 2019, 4:36 pm
WHY did they have to mention where the tree is?!?!?

They should keep the location a top secret, i fear for this tree now!!!!
 

Peggy B (43)
Thursday May 16, 2019, 4:39 pm
TYFS, Freya
 

Colleen L (3)
Thursday May 16, 2019, 7:31 pm
Fascinating that it has survived that long. Pray it stays safe.
Thanks Freya
 

Winn Adams (179)
Saturday May 18, 2019, 5:23 pm
Wow!
 
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