Fascinating ice discoveries frozen in time
From puppies to people
Extreme cold is so powerful that it can preserve almost anything for millions of years. New discoveries are constantly being made, and much insight is garnered as a result. One of the latest such cases? An 18,000 year-old puppy frozen in permafrost was discovered.
Found near the city of Yakutsk in Russia, this pup is "unusually well-preserved, with its hair, teeth, whiskers and eyelashes still intact."
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