14 Jun 2018 16:37 IST

These trees have lived for 2,500 years...

Now they're suddenly dying

The baobab trees, which have lived for thousands of years, are slowly dying now and climate change might be to blame. The trees have survived droughts but can't seem to handle uneven distribution of rain.

The trees, which depend on regular rainfalls for survival, are now falling down in unprecedented numbers. Check out this Mashable article for details.