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Press release: Ultra-small microbes exhibit extreme survival skills in Ethiopia’s Mars-like wonderland

27 May 2019, 09:00 UTC
Press release: Ultra-small microbes exhibit extreme survival skills in Ethiopia’s Mars-like wonderland Gomez et al/Europlanet

The first study of ultra-small bacteria living in the extreme environment of Ethiopia’s Dallol hot springs shows that life can thrive in conditions similar to those thought to have been found on the young planet Mars.

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