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Scientist have found how Archaea "find food".

Few micro-organism like “Methanosarcina acetivorans” lives in metabolize into methane and how it gets energy but not so clear. Ruhr University of Bochum scientist have interacted with college form Dresden, Frankfurt, Muelheim and the USA have found a protein that will act as a -food sensor. 435 more words

Chemistry

What humans can learn from semi-intelligent slime

As my third post on my WordPress I’m going to share a video that I’ve watched very recently.

This video is a TED Talk presentation made by Heather Barnett, inspired by biological design and self-organizing systems, presenting a eukaryotic microorganism that lives in cool, moist areas and exploring what people can learn from this semi-intelligent slime mold.  227 more words

Probiotics, potentially promising microorganism of the future

A recent blog post published on The-Scientist.com discussed how various microbes help to keep the body healthy. When most people think of microbial organisms, they think that these are things that need to be wiped out, eradicated, that they are dangerous. 121 more words

With you in the room, bacteria counts spike / A person’s mere presence in a room can add 37 million bacteria to the air every hour

By Eric Gershon

March 28, 2012

A person’s mere presence in a room can add 37 million bacteria to the air every hour — material largely left behind by previous occupants and stirred up from the floor — according to new research by Yale University engineers. 487 more words

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