ARCTIC: Live virus from the melting permafrost raises questions about disturbing the Arctic Christa Marshall, E&E reporter Published: Wednesday, March 5, 2014 A 30,000-year-old giant virus long trapped in frozen Siberian soil was discovered and revived to infect another organism. Please subscribe to ClimateWire to read the full story. Username: Password: Forgot your access codes? Recover them. Not a subscriber? Sign up for a trial. Ready to subscribe? Click here.