- The Methuselah Tree in Schulman Grove of The Ancient Bristlecone Pine Forest. Found in the White Mountains of Northern California, near Bishop. It is the oldest recorded living thing on earth, at approx year old.
These stunning photos of ancient trees set against all-natural long-exposure backdrops of the Milky Way was inspired by two fascinating scientific studies that connect tree growth with celestial movement and astral cycles
At years old, this ancient bristlecone pine is the oldest known non-clonal organism on Earth. Located in the White Mountains of California, in Inyo National Forest, Methuselah’s exact location is kept a close.
Cucumber tree - found only on Socotra Island, Yemen. The island is very isolated and through the process of speciation, a third of its plant life is found nowhere else on the planet. It has been described as the most alien-looking place on Earth.