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Saturday, 27 August 2016

272 Year Old Shark Is Longest-Lived Vertebrate On Earth

The Greenland shark, native to the cold, deep waters of the North Atlantic, can live to at least 272 years—and possibly to the ripe old age of 500.
Greenland sharks also don't reproduce until they're around 150 years old, a new study says.
NEWS.NATIONALGEOGRAPHIC.COM

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