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Old 12-05-2013, 09:26 PM   #1
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World's oldest creature is revealed to be 507-year-old shellfish called Ming – until scientists KILLED it by opening it up to check its age
By Liz Hull
PUBLISHED: 06:25 EST, 13 November 2013 | UPDATED: 20:24 EST, 13 November 2013

http://www.dailymail.co.uk/sciencetech/article-2505155/Worlds-oldest-creature-confirmed-507-years-old-scientists-KILLED-shellfish.html
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It had already been confirmed as the oldest animal that ever lived.

But scientists who accidentally killed Ming the Mollusc, a deep sea clam dredged from the North Atlantic, have now discovered…
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Old 12-08-2013, 10:00 AM   #2
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I can't get to the link to read on....
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Never mind....I forgot to copy the http: with it. It works.
Anyone knows that when you open a clam it could rip it free of it's shell so what the heck were they THINKING!
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