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Fraser
2012-Jan-10, 04:30 PM
Scientists have recently discovered communities of previously unknown species living on the seafloor near Antarctica clustered around hydrothermal vents. This discovery is certainly exciting for biologists, but itís also important for astrobiologists. It begs the question ó if life can thrive in the deep, dark oceans without sunlight, could similar life thrive elsewhere in our [...]

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