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39,000 year-old mammoth goes on display in Russia

29 October 2014 Last updated at 15:05 GMT

A 39,000 year-old baby Mammoth named Yuka has been put in display in central Moscow.

Weighing five tonnes and at a height of three metres, scientists say that Yuka has become the best preserved mammoth in palaeontology.

Nora Fakim reports.