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Giant African baobab trees die suddenly after thousands of years

Demise of four out of 13 of the ancient landmarks linked to climate change by researchersSome of Africa’s oldest and biggest baobab trees have abruptly died, wholly or in part, in the past decade, according to researchers.The trees, aged between 1,100 and 2,500 years and in some cases as wide as a bus is long, may have fallen victim to climate change, the team speculated. Continue reading......

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Published By: theguardian.com - 7 days ago