posted on Nov, 28 2005 @ 02:02 PM
Interesting, you would think the seeds would have been dehydrated to a point of a rock after 2K, but the scientist in the article says the seeds sat
in his desk drawer for a year before planting.
Hmmmm maybe somethings should be left alone!
Sapling Is Thriving
for National Geographic News
November 22, 2005
A sapling germinated earlier this year from a 2,000-year-old date palm seed is thriving, according to Israeli researchers who are cultivating the
"It's 80 centimeters [3 feet] high with nine leaves, and it looks great," said Sarah Sallon, director of the Hadassah Medical Organization's Louis
L. Borick Natural Medicine Research Center (NMRC) in Jerusalem.