The world’s oldest living things

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.
http://www.rachelsussman.com/
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.

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The Australian Centre for Sustainability Literacy is a division of Julie Boyd and Associates, who have been working for three decades to educate students in becoming positively contributing world citizens. We use a careful integration of solid research and evidence from a broad range of fields across education, community, business and leadership to support the 7th Generation concept which says that all decisions need to be made for the benefit of 7 generations forward.
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