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GENERAL EXTREMOPHILES INFORMATION

Microbial Life - Education Resources
http://serc.carleton.edu/microbelife/index.html

Extremophiles in Kamchatka
http://www.exploratorium.edu/kamchatka/index.html

ThinkQuest
http://library.thinkquest.org/CR0212089/home.html

Astrobiology Web
http://www.astrobiology.com/extreme.html


RADIATION EATERS

INVESTIGATORS

Tullis Onstott, Princeton University
http://geoweb.princeton.edu/people/onstott/research.html

Lisa Pratt, Indiana University
http://www.indiana.edu/~deeplife/iu.html

UNIVERSITY PRESS RELEASES

Indiana University Release
http://newsinfo.iu.edu/news/page/normal/4229.html

Princeton University Release
http://www.princeton.edu/main/news/archive/S16/13/72E53/index.xml?section=topstories

OTHER RESOURCES

Indiana-Princeton-Tennessee Astrobiology Initiative
http://www.indiana.edu/~deeplife/

Sacred Balance homepage           
http://www.sacredbalance.com/web/drilldown.html?sku=71&button1.x=20&button1.y=7


AMAZING SURVIVORS

INVESTIGATORS AND OTHER RESOURCES

ARCTIC/ANTARCTIC
Jody Deming, Astrobiology at the University of Washington http://depts.washington.edu/astrobio/people/faculty/demingj.html

Priscu Research Group
http://www.homepage.montana.edu/~lkbonney/index.htm

ATACAMA DESERT
Radiation Resistant Microbe
http://www.genomenewsnetwork.org/articles/11_03/desert.php

ALPINE MICROBES
Alpine Microbial University
http://amo.colorado.edu/

SEA VENTS
Kelley-Delaney Hydrothermal Working Group
http://depts.washington.edu/dklab/index.html

Videos from Neptune
http://www.neptune.washington.edu/vents/video.html

YELLOWSTONE
All things Microbial Group
http://www.mines.edu/~jspear/index.html

Microbial Ecology in Yellowstone http://www.mines.edu/~jspear/pdf/Spear%20YS%2014(1)%20Winter%20'06.pdf


NSF NEWS ON RELATED SUBJECTS ANTARCTICA

Lake Vostok
http://www.nsf.gov/discoveries/disc_summ.jsp?cntn_id=100705
http://www.nsf.gov/about/history/nsf0050/arctic/extremes.htm

Lake Vida
http://www.nsf.gov/od/lpa/news/02/pr02100.htm

Dry Valleys
http://www.nsf.gov/od/lpa/news/02/pr02100_images.htm

SEA VENTS
Sea Floor's 'Lost City'
http://www.nsf.gov/news/news_summ.jsp?cntn_id=103082

Sea Vents extremophiles review
http://www.nsf.gov/news/special_reports/sfs/index.jsp?id=life&sid=ext

Earth and Environment Research Overview
http://www.nsf.gov/news/overviews/earth-environ/interactive.jsp
http://www.nsf.gov/news/overviews/earth-environ/earth_q04.jsp

Strain 121
http://www.nsf.gov/od/lpa/news/03/pr0384.htm

YELLOWSTONE
Yellowstone Discovery Bodes Well for Finding Evidence of Life on Mars
http://www.nsf.gov/news/news_summ.jsp?cntn_id=104083

Do Species Matter in Microbial Communities?
http://www.nsf.gov/od/lpa/news/03/pr03106_ystonemicrobes.htm

From a Boiling Acid to a Nanotechnology Building Block
http://www.nsf.gov/news/newsletter/oct_06/NSF_Current_October_2006.pdf

DESERT AND OTHERS
Of Microbes and Mars
http://www.nsf.gov/discoveries/disc_summ.jsp?cntn_id=100610

Microbes in Rock Glacier
http://www.nsf.gov/news/news_summ.jsp?cntn_id=100591

Microbial Biofilms in Iron Mountain Acid Drainage
http://www.nsf.gov/news/news_summ.jsp?cntn_id=100327