This is a 392 year old Greenland Shark that was recently discovered in the Arctic Ocean. This guy was wandering the ocean back in 1627! - Greenland sharks, the longest living vertebrates on Earth, which can be found off the northern coast of Ireland, could hold the secret to long life, geneticists mapping their DNA have predicted. ~ The sharks, which live for up to 400 years, are believed to have unique genes that could help explain not only their remarkably long life span but also life expectancy in other vertebrates including humans. Photo by Julius Nielsen / @juniel85
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This is a 392 year old Greenland Shark that was recently discovered in the Arctic Ocean. This guy was wandering the ocean back in 1627! - Greenland sharks, the longest living vertebrates on Earth, which can be found off the northern coast of Ireland, could hold the secret to long life, geneticists mapping their DNA have predicted. ~ The sharks, which live for up to 400 years, are believed to have unique genes that could help explain not only their remarkably long life span but also life expectancy in other vertebrates including humans. Photo by Julius Nielsen / @juniel85

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