Age Shall Not Wither Them: the Oldest Trees on Earth

Age Shall Not Wither Them: the Oldest Trees on Earth

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They have neither the soaring majesty nor the celebrity of the giant redwood, but in one respect the bristlecone pine is the undisputed king of trees: longevity. The oldest among them some 4,700 years old.

See AFP photos of the trees here.

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