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Picture of a person holding up an enormous woolly mammoth tusk in the Russian Arctic
May 15, 2022

Tusk Hunters

A story in the April 2013 issue followed people who search the Russian Arctic for ancient tusks from woolly mammoths. In this previously unpublished photo from that story, a tusk hunter removes a mammoth tusk from a frozen riverbed.
Photograph by Evgenia Arbugaeva, Nat Geo Image Collection
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