Jan 072016
 
World’s Top 10 Longest-living Animals

Tortoises may best be known for their incredible ability to outlive humans, but they aren’t the world’s longest-living animal. Not by a long shot. Here’s a list of the world’s top 10 longest living animals, based on the oldest known examples of each creature. 1. Ocean Quahog – 507 years The ocean quahog is a species of edible clam and is native to the North Atlantic Ocean around the British and Irish coastline. Ocean quahogs live to depths of around 500 metres and bury themselves […]

Apr 022015
 
World’s Top 10 Longest-Living Animals

The secret to longevity? Living on remote islands or in the ocean’s deep. Tortoises may best be known for their incredible ability to outlive humans, but they aren’t the world’s longest-living animal. Not by a long shot. According to Discovery News, the planet’s longest-living creature is actually a little-known clam called the ocean quahog. One quahog dredged off the coast of Ireland in 2006 was found to be 507 years old and was promptly given the nickname “Ming the clam”. So what are the secrets […]

Let’s know about the longest living people ever in the world

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Jan 312014
 
Let's know about the longest living people ever in the world

Humans are the most unpredictable creatures in this world and so is their life. Life expectancy of humans varies from country to country. There are places in the world where people live longer than the average, like Monaco where the overall life expectancy is around 89.8. Although everyone wants to live longer, but the actual secret of a long life is unknown. Some say a healthy diet and a good exercise is the secret of long life where as some say alcoholic and smokers have […]