Llareta #0308-23B26 by Rachel Sussman

Llareta #0308-23B26 by Rachel Sussman

Rachel Sussman via Bloomberg

"Llareta" #0308-23B26 (Up to 3,000 years old; Atacama Desert, Chile) by photographer Rachel Sussman depicts an ancient evergreen shrub in South America. Sussman's project ``The Oldest Living Things in the World'' focuses on living organisms that are at least 2,000 years old. Sussman is one of 25 creative individuals to receive $25,000 grants from AOL as part of "25 for 25 grant program.