Tardigrades

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MichaelG.
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Tardigrades

#1 Post by MichaelG. » Mon Jan 27, 2020 10:26 am

Interesting new evidence that Tardigrades may not be the ‘survivors’ we thought them to be:
https://www.smithsonianmag.com/smart-ne ... 180974043/

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Chris Dee
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Re: Tardigrades

#2 Post by Chris Dee » Mon Jan 27, 2020 5:48 pm

Some long-term acclimatization testing/analysis should have been included in this study. Without this it can't be considered conclusive IMO. Alas when the bottom of all our lakes and oceans reach 98°F, I doubt we'll be around to prove it. ;)

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