You Gotta See This: Woolly mammoth to go on display

You Gotta See This: Woolly mammoth to go on display

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by NBC News

WCNC.com

Posted on April 10, 2012 at 8:40 PM

HONG KONG -- The world's best preserved woolly mammoth is about to go on display in Asia for the first time.

The 42,000-year-old ice age mammal named Lyuba will go on display in a high-end shopping mall in Hong Kong.

The mammoth died when it was a month old and was found in 2007 by a Siberian reindeer herder and his sons.

Lyuba was named after the herder's wife.

The well-preserved mammoth was found in 2007.

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