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Baby mammoth Lyuba heads home

 The Moscow News / Joy Neumeyer, Andrew Gusev
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12:44 21/01/2014

The world’s most famous mammoth, Lyuba, has brought her five-year world tour to a close this week, leaving Moscow’s Darwin Museum for her home in the Yamal Peninsula. The 42,000 –year-old animal was found entirely preserved by a reindeer herder in 2007. As Lyuba traveled to America, Japan and Hong Kong, researchers closely monitored the unique specimen to make sure that she wasn’t damaged.

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