Loggers Found A WHAT Mummified In This Tree?

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The Truth Behind the Chestnut Tree

Chestnut trees are more desirable than oak trees because they grow faster, so they have a higher commercial value. Chestnut trees are abundant in Georgia, as well as other states throughout the US, despite a fugal infection that nearly made this species of trees extinct in the early 20th century. They possess a number of interesting characteristics, one o which stunned these loggers...

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What's In There?

The grueling task of cutting down all these chestnut trees would likely take all day, but they were determined to power through. However, once their axes started in on one tree, they realized the trunk was hollow, which it shouldn't have been...

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