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Virus, bacterium battle for control of our planet

5 Mar 2013, 12:54 UTC
Virus, bacterium battle for control of our planet Oregon State University
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Welcome! "Alien Life" tracks the latest discoveries and thoughts in the various elements of the famous Drake Equation. Here's today's news:g Abodes - A strike from a big asteroid more than 300 million years ago left a huge impact zone buried in Australia and changed the face of the earth. See article.g Life - Scientists have uncovered a war in the oceans that has been going on for hundreds of millions of years. The battle is between SAR11 bacterium and the Pelagiphage viruses that infect them, and the results of this microscopic war have profound effects on Earth's carbon cycle. See article.g Message - We’ve all heard of SETI, bit what about METI — “Messaging to Extraterrestrial Intelligence,” or sending both scientific and artistic messages to the stars? See article.g Learning - Watch videos, marvel at lush photos, interact with the universe, and much more courtesy of the History Channel. See article.Get your SF book manuscript edited Amazon.com Widgets

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