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Living Fossil: The Ginkgo Biloba Tree

The “ginkgo biloba” tree is a living fossil that has remained from the Permian period (270 million years ago) to the present day. In fact, ginkgos were in existence during the eras when dinosaurs still roamed the earth. In November 2016, a scientific article in the “Giga Science” magazine published the gene sequence of ginkgo biloba trees. Scientists from the …

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