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Bristlecone pine and Milky Way. Time-lapse footage of the Milky Way in the night sky over a bristlecone pine tree. Bristlecone pines such as Pinus longaeva are among the longest-lived organisms on Earth, with some being several thousand years old. At the start of the clip, the tree is illuminated by the Moon, which later sets. Footage filmed in California Bristlecone National Forest, California, USA.
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