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Scientists find superbug

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posted on Aug, 15 2003 @ 11:27 PM
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Scientists have discovered the world's toughest life form. The single-celled microbe, called "strain 121" for the moment, can survive at a scorching 130C higher than the boiling point of water and nearly 20 degrees higher than the previous record holder.

www.guardian.co.uk...

Hmmm. Could the genes of this bug be useful in a manufactured organism?




posted on Aug, 15 2003 @ 11:31 PM
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Maybe.. But I'm not sure what for. That's pretty cool though. I'm pretty sure there may be even more life dwn ther that can survive in even hotter temperatures.



 
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