Microscopic organisms

New plankton species discovered in South China Sea

Chinese scientists have discovered a new plankton species deep in the South China Sea near the disputed Nansha Islands, researchers said Monday.

Feb 23, 2015, 19:07 PM IST

Biologists peep into life-sustaining microbial underworld

Researchers have unlocked the "black box" to the underground world, home to billions of microscopic organisms, unravelling why they make all life sustainable.

Jan 06, 2013, 10:56 AM IST