Microorganisms — In SPAAAAACE!

Via The Atlantic Monthly, a brief video about tardigrades, a class of microorganisms that are both undeniably cute and horrifying at the same time. Plus they can withstand incredibly cold and hot temperatures, as well as the vacuum of space.


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My name is David Singleton, and I am an Associate Professor of Microbiology at York College of Pennsylvania. My main course is BIO230, a course taken by allied-health students at YCP. Views on this site are my own.

Posted on September 15, 2012, in Death from the skies, Strange but True. Bookmark the permalink. 2 Comments.

  1. GenericStudent0042

    Did anyone check their midichlorian count?

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