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Methane-munching microorganisms meddle with metals


November 11, 2013

mimicking the deep sea A pair of microbes on the ocean floor "eats" methane in a unique way, and a new study provides insight into their surprising nutritional requirements. Learning how these methane-munching organisms make a living in these extreme environments could provide clues about how the deep-sea environment might change in a warming world. Full Story

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