A tardigrade, better known as a water bear, is a microscopic animal capable of withstanding the most extreme conditions. Due to the ability to fall into a state of anhydrobiosis, these organisms can tolerate extreme temperatures, extremely high pressure and radiation. In this article, we will look at the extraordinary resilience of slow walkers and the consequences that this can have for scientific research and the survival of living beings on our planet.
What most frightens modern man and causes chaos in any society. Just say the word out loud and panic ensues. Bacteria. But what are bacteria and what is their classification? What are their characteristics? Who are they - the enemies or friends of our body? In this article we will discover this microcosm and some [...]