Arsenic-Loving Microorganism

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Re: Arsenic-Loving Microorganism

Postby cactuspete » Tue Jun 12, 2012 7:41 am

New Earth Microbes Discovered May Suggest Life on Mars
Another extreme microorganism discovered!
A new DNA analysis of their rocky soil by a team of University of Colorado researchers has revealed unique forms of bacteria, fungi, and a microbe believed to be able to convert energy via chemical reactions from wisps of gases like carbon monoxide and dimethyl sulfide, which blow into the mountain area.

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