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Microbes Redefine Life

Microbes Redefine Life

The search for life on other worlds just got more interesting, when scientists announced today they had trained microbes (pictured) to eat arsenic, in lieu of phosphorus-- one of the elements considered essential for life. This opens up the intriguing possibility that organisms could exist with biochemistry that is alien to us. More here.

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