Home

Bacteria rule: Life found deep beneath Antarctic ice!
At a lake beneath Antarctic ice, microbes eat rock!
In the cold, black depths of Antarctica, a microbial community is doing just fine, thank you very much. The energy comes from “eating” minerals, the carbon from carbon dioxide. The old/new ecosystem begs the question: How did this life get here? More »
You don’t miss your water -- till it turns toxicGrowing toxic threat from blue-green algae in lakes, rivers More »
Flying south for the winter?Bird migration explained More »
Planet discoveries boost LifeSearch 2.0Maybe alien life is inevitable — but how to discover it? More »