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Study: Climate Change Could Threaten Tardigrades

By | December 21, 2017

Researchers find that a combination of high temperatures and UV radiation can have negative effects on these hardy creatures.

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Water bears can reanimate after years of desiccation—and gel-forming proteins unique to the animals may explain how.

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The genomes of two species of water bears reveal clues about how they persist in extreme conditions, yet don’t resolve the animals’ debated evolutionary story.

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