Just a handful of genetic mutations give E coli the capacity to withstand doses of radiation that would otherwise doom the microbe, scientists have discovered.
Here comes a new and revolutionary naming system for all life on earth that would create a more robust and precise name for any organism - be it a bacterium, fungus, plant or animal.
When a coffee stain dries, its edges become noticeably darker and thicker, while the middle of the stain remains almost unsoiled.
Scientists have discovered the world’s toughest bacterium, which can survive in extreme conditions.
Australian scientists have found that the bacterium Cupriavidus metallidurans catalyses the biomineralisation of gold by transforming toxic gold compounds to their metallic form using active cellular mechanism.
Day in Pics: 26th November
Showbiz World - November 26, 2014