Here almost every product of the land and water bears
the unmistakeable stamp of the American continent.
The particular kind of water bear the researchers chose to work with is also germane.
TEHRAN (FNA)- A study just broke out of Tokyo that says some eyebrow-raising things about water bears and their DNA.
Mixing in water bear
proteins after drying didn't help, indicating that the glass proteins need to form around other molecules to protect them.
Mopsechiniscus franciscae is a tardigrade, or water bear
. These microscopic animals can survive nearly any condition, including a vacuum, because of their ability to enter a deep resting state when water is not available.
It is also nicknamed water bear
or moss piglets because it is extremely small and can be viewed only through a microscope.
According to them, contaminating the Moon with water bears
could have serious consequences.
Mote's 2013 Special Lecture Series brings Clark and Nelson together to talk science in the lecture "From Water Bears
to Whale Sharks" on Monday evening Feb.