THESE ARE ALL NOW AT RISK
A record of celebration of our past
A call to action in the present, and
A barometer of our future
Rachel Sussman shows photographs of the world’s oldest continuously living organisms — from 2,000-year-old brain coral off Tobago’s coast to an “underground forest” in South Africa that has lived since before the dawn of agriculture.
Note she’s not yet made it to Australia so our ancient wonders such as Western Australia’s Stromalites and Tasmania’s Huon Pine Forest tree are not mentioned yet.