John Parkes' 169 C bacteria
hazelf at ix.netcom.com
Tue Apr 7 04:53:16 EST 1998
John Parkes (as part of NSF's LExEn initiative) supposedly counted 11
million bacteria cells from a core sample collected over 3500 feet under
the ocean's crust (400 atmospheres and 169 C). This was reported by
several popular media sources, but I have been unable to find
confirmation in any scientific articles.
Does anyone here know the real scoop on this?
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