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Antarctic Moss Survives 1500 years

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May1-14, 06:22 PM
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A cryopreservation of moss.

Moss frozen on an Antarctic island for more than 1,500 years was brought back to life in a British laboratory, researchers report.

That would be a record in preservation!

Anyone know the next best, probably quite a few years less than 1500.
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Incredible, I love this kind of news! It's like traveling back in time.

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