Monday, January 27, 2014
The world's oldest tree has been found on a mountain in central Sweden – and it is still growing.
The 9,500-year-old Norwegian Spruce was discovered by scientists at Umeå University during a 2004 tree census in Fulufjällets National Park in Sweden.
The age of the tree was established using carbon-14 dating at a laboratory in Miami, Florida after an investigation by the university.
Read more: http://www.dailymail.co.uk/news/article-2545389/Worlds-oldest-tree-sprouted-ground-soon-ice-age-9-500-years-ago-doesnt-look-changed-since.html#ixzz2rbEh9e3a
I had scientist carbon date my house. It dated 35 years old, but to my amazement the foundation dated 275 years old.