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The trees of the Ancient Bristlecone Pine Forest, in the White Mountains near Bishop, California, are the oldest living recorded organisms on Earth. Many of the trees are over years old, with the “Methuselah” tree dated at more than years old.

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Resembling a growing rock rather than a plant, the bristlecone pine is the longest-living tree on the planet. These trees grow in the White Mountains, just east of the Sierra Nevada. Share this:Sha…

Bristlecone Pine" High in the White Mountains of the Inyo National Forest in California are gnarled bristlecone pines well over 4,000 years old. The Methuselah trail in the Schulman Grove is home to many of these ancient trees. They sprouted during glacial times, fifteen centuries before the birth of Christ. -Discover Magazine

San Francisco photographer Beth Moon spent 14 years photographing the world's oldest trees.

The tallest, biggest, thickest, oldest trees: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Sequoia_sempervirens -->> http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Eucalyptus_regnans -->> http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Sequoiadendron_giganteum -->> http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Taxodium_mucronatum -->> http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Great_Basin_Bristlecone_Pine

Classifying the world’s tallest, thickest, biggest, and oldest trees can be an extreme challenge. For the National Geographic “Extreme Trees” poster, featured in several of…

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