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Back to the Ice Age - The Zimov HypothesisA documentary by Denis Sneguirev

In Siberia Sergey Zimov and his son Nikita are attempting to slow down the melting of the permafrost, which holds huge carbon reserves, by reintroducing large mammals present in the area during the ice age. It is a mammoth project driven by the faith and convictions of a small group of adventurer-researchers.

Duration :

91 min

Available :

From 20/11/2021 to 25/01/2022

Genre :

Documentaries and Reportage

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