Amazingly Well-Preserved Baby Woolly Mammoth

Wow…she looks great for 40,000-years-old. This is Lubya, a mummified baby mammoth calf. She’ll be going on display in Hong Kong this week. Too bad she’s not as wooly as this chap.

Tyrone Siu / Reuters

The carcass of a well-preserved baby mammoth, named Lyuba, is seen during a media preview in Hong Kong April 10, 2012. Lyuba, whose carcass is 40,000 years old, was found by a reindeer herder in Yamal Peninsula in Russia in 2007. She will be exhibited at IFC Mall in Hong Kong on April 12th.

Tyrone Siu / Reuters
Tyrone Siu / Reuters

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